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

Apple and GE Switch Roles; Musk's Super Control of Tesla Explained -- ICYMI

Apple and GE Switch Roles; Musk's Super Control of Tesla Explained -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know for Friday, April 20.

P&G, GE and IBM Need to Innovate; Has Starbucks' Stock Grown Ice Cold?--ICYMI

P&G, GE and IBM Need to Innovate; Has Starbucks' Stock Grown Ice Cold?--ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Thursday, April 19.

Investors Shrug Off Morgan Stanley Profit Jump; Oil and Metals in Rotation-ICYMI

Investors Shrug Off Morgan Stanley Profit Jump; Oil and Metals in Rotation-ICYMI

Here's what you need to know for Wednesday, April 18.

Investors May Be Ignoring Netflix Risks; Newell Pops Amid Activist Battle--ICYMI

Investors May Be Ignoring Netflix Risks; Newell Pops Amid Activist Battle--ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Tuesday, April 17.

Investor Attention Shifts to Earnings; Icahn Renews Battle Against Xerox--ICYMI

Investor Attention Shifts to Earnings; Icahn Renews Battle Against Xerox--ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Monday, April 16.

Investors Worry About the Weekend; Broadcom Looks Ahead -- ICYMI

Investors Worry About the Weekend; Broadcom Looks Ahead -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Friday, April 13.

Earnings Provide Solid Market Foundation; Oil Falls Back From Highs - ICYMI

Earnings Provide Solid Market Foundation; Oil Falls Back From Highs - ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Thursday, April 12.

Sears Takes to Online Sales...Of Assets; Markets Slump but Zuck Doesn't--ICYMI

Sears Takes to Online Sales...Of Assets; Markets Slump but Zuck Doesn't--ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Wednesday, April 11.

Nvidia, Exxon Lead Wave of Upgrades; T-Mobile-Sprint Skepticism Rises -- ICYMI

Nvidia, Exxon Lead Wave of Upgrades; T-Mobile-Sprint Skepticism Rises -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Tuesday, April 10.

Markets Keep Eye on China Presidential Speech; Biotechs Bounce -- ICYMI

Markets Keep Eye on China Presidential Speech; Biotechs Bounce -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know for Monday, April 9.