J.R. deBart joined TheStreet in June 2014. He holds a bachelor's degree from Tulane University's A.B. Freeman School of Business.
A native New Yorker, J.R. is an avid sports enthusiast and fan of the New York Yankees, Giants and Rangers. He plays baseball in his free time, and most recently played with the Tulane University Club Baseball team and the North Haledon Reds, a semi-professional baseball team in the Metropolitan Baseball League in Northern New Jersey.
Recent Articles By The Author
Amtrak Train Derails Killing 6 People; Investigation Begins
Daylight on Wednesday revealed the destruction and devastation caused by an Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia that left at least six people dead and injured dozens more, six critically.
Picasso Painting Sells for $179M, Sets World Auction Record
A painting from Pablo Picasso set a world record for artwork at auction, selling for $179.4 million on Monday evening.
Starbucks Hopes ‘Mini Frappuccino’ Tempts New Customers
Starbucks (SBUX) says it will start selling a ‘Mini Frappuccino’ starting Monday through July 6.
China's Imports Plunge in New Sign of Economic Weakness
China's imports and exports contracted again in April in a new sign of economic weakness, adding to pressure on Chinese leaders to reverse a politically dangerous slump.
Costco Sales Figure Flat on Stronger Dollar, Cheaper gas
Costco Wholesale Corporation’s (COST) sales at stores open at least a year were flat in April.
Daimler's Self-Driving Truck Makes Grand Entrance in Nevada
Its name is ‘Inspiration’ and Daimler Trucks says it's the first ever self-driving semi-truck licensed to drive on public roads.
Greek Officials Lobby the EU, ECB for Prompt Loan Payout
Greek finance minister is meeting top European officials as the country seeks the swift release of delayed bailout money that it needs to keep up with its debt payments.
States Spent Heavily to Clear Winter Snow and Ice: Survey
23 states reported combined spending of more than $1 billion on winter maintenance operations and 8 million work hours plowing or treating state roads from October to March.
Uber Office Raided by Police In Southern Chinese City
Police in southern China raided the office of U.S. car-hailing app Uber after the Chinese government in January banned drivers of private cars from offering such services through apps.
Apple Watch Shipments Set to Be Delayed Due to Defective Part
High demand isn't the only thing keeping the Apple (AAPL) Watch from successful deliveries to customers.