Janet Morrissey

Janet Morrissey has been working as a reporter for more than 20 years. She's written features, profiles, breaking news, and market-moving stories for such publications as the New York Times, Fortune, Time Magazine and the Wall Street Journal. She also spent 11 years as a staff reporter at Dow Jones Newswires and one year at Crain's Investment News. She is also the author of a book on legendary venture capitalist Fred Adler.

Recent Articles By The Author

Surge in Credit Card Debt Raises Red Flags for U.S. Economy

Surge in Credit Card Debt Raises Red Flags for U.S. Economy

Americans have been charging up credit card debt at a pace not seen since the period leading up to the 2008 recession. And this is raising red flags.

How to Protect Your Retirement and Investments This Election Season

How to Protect Your Retirement and Investments This Election Season

With the U.S. presidential race tightening in its final 60 days, uncertainty is escalating on Wall Street. Experts are recommending a shift away from stocks to high grade bonds.

How to Cash in on the Fight Against the Zika Virus

How to Cash in on the Fight Against the Zika Virus

Where some see danger and upheaval, investors see opportunity. And the harrowing Zika virus is no different. Investors are jumping into stocks focused on detecting or wiping out the virus.

Free-Standing Retail REITs on a Run but Will It Last?

Free-Standing Retail REITs on a Run but Will It Last?

Certain retail REITs have been on a run in 2016, hitting record highs, despite weak retail sales numbers. And if interest rates don't spike, the run could continue.

Gold's Run Far From Over, Experts Say

Gold's Run Far From Over, Experts Say

Gold has been on a huge run in 2016 as investors flocked to the shiny metal in the uncertain economy. But experts say the run is far from over.

Why It Might Be Time to Start Checking Out of Hotel Stocks

Why It Might Be Time to Start Checking Out of Hotel Stocks

Experts see global terrorism,the Zika virus and weak corporate earnings growth hitting the lodging sector hard in the next two years. Is it time to check out of hotel stocks?

Experts Warn Of Housing Bubble Signs In New York, San Francisco And Miami

Experts Warn Of Housing Bubble Signs In New York, San Francisco And Miami

It's been almost ten years since a housing bubble was last seen in the U.S. But experts are now seeing signs of a new bubble forming in three major markets.

Housing Bubble Signs in New York, San Francisco and Miami, Experts Warn

Housing Bubble Signs in New York, San Francisco and Miami, Experts Warn

It's been almost ten years since a housing bubble was last seen in the U.S. But experts are now seeing signs of a new bubble forming in three major markets.

Why U.S. Equity REITs Don’t Mind The Brexit Upheaval

Why U.S. Equity REITs Don’t Mind The Brexit Upheaval

As the fallout from last week's Brexit vote continues to play havoc in the global markets, U.S. Equity REITs could potentially benefit from the turmoil.

Selloff in Airline, Travel Booking Stocks Could Offer Buying Opportunity

Selloff in Airline, Travel Booking Stocks Could Offer Buying Opportunity

Airline and travel booking stocks have taken a beating since last week's Brexit vote. But experts say the fears are overblown and shares oversold: this could be a buying opportunity.