Michael Brown

As the Assignments Editor for TheStreet.com, parent company of The Deal, RateWatch and BoardEx, Michael oversees the day-to-day coverage of the stock market and business news. He oversees the operation of the newsroom, managing reporters and editors for both TheStreet and The Deal.

Prior to his role as Assignments Editor, Michael was an Associate Editor for The Deal where he oversaw daily auction and middle market coverage for TheDeal.com. He also managed The Deal's auctions database, which tracks over 1,500 ongoing sale processes and was essential in creating the M&A Tipsheet, a weekly newsletter of The Deal's exclusive coverage of ongoing M&A processes.

Michael started at as a researcher and soon moved to the role of Senior Auctions Reporter where he covered a range of sectors from energy to healthcare to banks to sports and media.

Prior to The Deal he covered business and politics for the Hour Publishing Co. in Norwalk, Conn. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University of Connecticut.

Recent Articles By The Author

Google Invests in JD.com; Comcast-Disney Battle Nears Head -- ICYMI

Google Invests in JD.com; Comcast-Disney Battle Nears Head -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Monday, June 18.

M&A Trends Still on Investors' Minds Despite Worries Over Tariffs -- ICYMI

M&A Trends Still on Investors' Minds Despite Worries Over Tariffs -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Friday, June 15.

Deciphering the Dropbox Suitors List; Comcast's Ambitions Equal More Debt--ICYMI

Deciphering the Dropbox Suitors List; Comcast's Ambitions Equal More Debt--ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Thursday, June 14.

AT&T, Time Warner Trial Carries Sweeping Implications -- ICYMI

AT&T, Time Warner Trial Carries Sweeping Implications -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Monday, June 11.

Investors, Regulators and Executives Provide Hints to Merger Arbs -- ICYMI

Investors, Regulators and Executives Provide Hints to Merger Arbs -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Friday, June 8.

Combined CVS-Aetna Management Team Is Telling of Company's Future -- ICYMI

Combined CVS-Aetna Management Team Is Telling of Company's Future -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Wednesday, June 6.

Rawlings Commands Nice Multiple; Comcast May Be Willing to Sell Hulu — ICYMI

Rawlings Commands Nice Multiple; Comcast May Be Willing to Sell Hulu — ICYMI

Here's what you need to know for Tuesday, June 5.

IQiyi, the Netflix of China, Marches Higher; Apple's WWDC, Fiat and More--ICYMI

IQiyi, the Netflix of China, Marches Higher; Apple's WWDC, Fiat and More--ICYMI

Here's what you need to know for Monday, June 4.

Abercrombie Falls as Investors Waffle on Retail; Assessing Waymo's Value--ICYMI

Abercrombie Falls as Investors Waffle on Retail; Assessing Waymo's Value--ICYMI

Here's what you need to know for Friday, June 1.

Key Intel Profit Engine In Trouble; Greyhound Hits the Block -- ICYMI

Key Intel Profit Engine In Trouble; Greyhound Hits the Block -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Thursday, May 31.