Joseph Woelfel

Before joining TheStreet.com in August 2008, Woelfel worked as a senior editor at Thomson Financial North America, a division of Thomson Reuters. Prior to that, he was an assignment editor and copy editor at Dow Jones Newswires. He has a bachelor's degree in journalism from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J.

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Dow Tumbles on Weaker-Than-Expected Economic Data, Nike Loses Its Footing

Dow Tumbles on Weaker-Than-Expected Economic Data, Nike Loses Its Footing

The Dow Jones Industrial Average slumps Thursday after U.S. economic data are weaker than expected.

Navient Tumbles After Hedge Fund Canyon Withdraws 'Expression of Interest'

Navient Tumbles After Hedge Fund Canyon Withdraws 'Expression of Interest'

Hedge fund Canyon Capital withdraws its 'expression of interest' to acquire the servicer of student loans but says it will nominate a minority slate of independent candidates for election.

Nike, Lyft, J&J, Kraft Heinz and Trade Deal Progress - 5 Things You Must Know

Nike, Lyft, J&J, Kraft Heinz and Trade Deal Progress - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures turn lower following reports of significant progress in U.S.-China trade talks and confirmation from the Federal Reserve that it will remain 'patient' on future interest rate hikes; Lyft may list shares on the Nasdaq by the end of next month, reports say; Johnson & Johnson receives federal subpoenas in connection with the safety of its baby powder and talc products; college basketball star Zion Williamson injures his knee after his Nike shoe blows out.

Dow Rises as Fed Says Growth Risks Cause Pause in Rate Hikes

Dow Rises as Fed Says Growth Risks Cause Pause in Rate Hikes

Stocks are higher as Wall Street digests the Federal reserve minutes which explained why the central bank paused its plan to raise rates.

Tesla, CVS, Google and the Federal Reserve - 5 Things You Must Know

Tesla, CVS, Google and the Federal Reserve - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures point to a weaker start for Wall Street on Wednesday, though there are increasing signs of tangible progress in U.S.-China trade talks; CVS and Avis report earnings; Elon Musk says Tesla will have the technology in place for a self-driving car by the end of the year.

Dow Closes Higher as Wall Street Looks to Next Round of Trade Talks

Dow Closes Higher as Wall Street Looks to Next Round of Trade Talks

Stocks edger higher Tuesday as investors look to a key round of trade talks between the U.S. and China.

Navient Rejects Buyout Offer of $12.50/Share

Navient Rejects Buyout Offer of $12.50/Share

Navient rejects a buyout offer of $12.50 a share from an investor group.

Walmart, Southwest, Honda, HSBC and Trade Talks - 5 Things You Must Know

Walmart, Southwest, Honda, HSBC and Trade Talks - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures decline slightly as investors look to the next round of trade talks between the U.S. and China; Walmart, the world's largest retailer, reports earnings Tuesday; the FAA is probing Southwest over baggage weight discrepancies, a report says; Honda will close its plant in Britain.

Dow Gains 444 Points Ahead of Trade Talks Next Week

Dow Gains 444 Points Ahead of Trade Talks Next Week

Stocks rise on word that trade talks between the U.S. and China will continue next week in Washington.

Nvidia, Canopy Growth, Facebook, Oracle and PepsiCo - 5 Things You Must Know

Nvidia, Canopy Growth, Facebook, Oracle and PepsiCo - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures are higher amid progress in trade negotiations between the U.S. and China; Nvidia jumps after the chipmaker forecasts a rebound in gaming chip demand; revenue at cannabis company Canopy Growth soars; PepsiCo reports earnings.