Scott Van Voorhis

A veteran financial journalist, Scott Van Voorhis has over two decades of experience as a Boston-based reporter and writer, covering a wide range of business sectors, from homes sales and real estate development to the financial services, high tech and casino gambling sectors.

Scott launched V2 Content Solutions, a business writing and content provider service, in 2008. He currently writes about residential real estate for Boston.com, covers construction issues for Engineering News-Record, and produces a weekly column on local business trends for Banker & Tradesman. Additionally, Scott reports on casino regulatory trends in the Northeast for the London-based trade website GamblingCompliance.com and on digital currency oversight for Payments Compliance, a sister publication. He also provides blogs, white papers and other editorial services for a range of clients, including the Urban Land Institute.

Previously, Scott was a business reporter at the Boston Herald for eight years, during which he was recognized by the New England Associated Press News Executives Association for his reporting on the subprime mortgage market meltdown as well as the landmark, $700 million-plus sale of the Boston Red Sox. Prior to his work at the Herald, he served as senior reporter at the Boston Business Journal, a staff writer for Banker & Tradesman, and a reporter for The Eagle-Tribune and the Haverhill Gazette, a pair of daily newspapers in Boston’s suburbs. 

Scott has a master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and an undergraduate degree in English from the University of Massachusetts Boston. He lives in Natick, Massachusetts, with his wife and three children.

He currently blogs daily on residential real estate for Boston.com, writes the Forever 128 column for the Globe West section of the The Boston Globe, and produces a weekly column on local business trends for Banker & Tradesman. Additionally Scott reports on the casino and gaming trends in the Northeast for the London-based trade website GamblingCompliance.com. He also provides a range of corporate writing services, from white papers to blogs. Other clients have included Mass Insight, State Street Bank, and the University of Massachusetts.

He currently blogs daily on residential real estate for Boston.com, writes the Forever 128 column for the Globe West section of the The Boston Globe, and produces a weekly column on local business trends for Banker & Tradesman. Additionally Scott reports on the casino and gaming trends in the Northeast for the London-based trade website GamblingCompliance.com. He also provides a range of corporate writing services, from white papers to blogs. Other clients have included Mass Insight, State Street Bank, and the University of Massachusetts.

Recent Articles By The Author

Peloton Pedals Lower Even After Multiple Buy Ratings

Peloton Pedals Lower Even After Multiple Buy Ratings

Analysts at a range of brokerage and financial services giants are urging investors to snap up shares of Peloton, including JPMorgan, SunTrust, Raymond James, Needham, Stifel, Oppenheimer, Evercore ISI, Canaccord, Barclays and UBS.

Cramer's 7 Deadly Investing Sins: Sin No. 6 - Dividends as Protection

Cramer's 7 Deadly Investing Sins: Sin No. 6 - Dividends as Protection

If a company doesn't have strong growth prospects, robust dividend payments won't insulate its stock from downside pressures.

Apple Edges Higher After Raymond James Boosts Price Target

Apple Edges Higher After Raymond James Boosts Price Target

The boost from analysts at Raymond James comes as Apple stock rides a months-long winning streak.

McKesson, Teva and Others Reportedly Settle Ohio Counties Opioid Suit

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Four major drug companies have reached a deal with a pair of Ohio Counties over allegations they played a major role in fueling the opioid crisis, The Wall Street Journal reports.

Jim Cramer's 7 Deadly Investing Sins: Sin No. 5 - Diversification

Jim Cramer's 7 Deadly Investing Sins: Sin No. 5 - Diversification

In an exclusive video-conference call with members of his Action Alerts PLUS club for investors, Cramer explains that his skepticism about diversification, at least as it is commonly practiced today, isn't a long-held principle but rather a belief that has evolved over years of market experience.

Jim Cramer's 7 Deadly Investing Sins: Sin No. 4 - Arrogance

Jim Cramer's 7 Deadly Investing Sins: Sin No. 4 - Arrogance

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Beyond Meat Tumbles Amid Analyst Concerns Over Competition

Beyond Meat Tumbles Amid Analyst Concerns Over Competition

Beyond Meat's stock price takes a hit Friday after analysts raise concerns about stiffer competition ahead in the plant-based meat sector as giants like Tyson and Kellogg muscle in.

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Intuitive Surgical Surges After Robotic Surgery Company Beats Estimates

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Caterpillar Receives Analyst Downgrade on Slowing Demand

Caterpillar Receives Analyst Downgrade on Slowing Demand

Caterpillar's bottom line is under increasing pressure amid fallout from the trade war between the United States and China, a slowing global economy, and a struggling manufacturing sector.

Kohl's Teams Up With Facebook to Highlight Beauty Products

Kohl's Teams Up With Facebook to Highlight Beauty Products

Starting in 2020, Kohl's will enlist Facebook to find trending brands in the beauty and wellness category to highlight on the retail giant's Beauty Checkout platform, which the chain launched in October.