Steve Fiorillo

Steve Fiorillo is a writer for TheStreet. He graduated with a B.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, and in his career has covered finance, law, sports, and technology.

Recent Articles By The Author

What Time Does the Stock Market Open and Close Globally?

What Time Does the Stock Market Open and Close Globally?

The standard market hours in the U.S. tend to be from 9:30-4:00. But are you still able to trade outside of those hours, and are they different from global market hours?

What Is Inflation in Economics? Definition, Causes & Examples

What Is Inflation in Economics? Definition, Causes & Examples

Inflation is the rate at which the prices of goods and services rise. Why do those prices rise, what are the effects, and what happens if they rise too much?

What Is Serena Williams' Net Worth?

What Is Serena Williams' Net Worth?

Serena Williams is estimated to be worth around $180 million. How has the tennis superstar acquired her wealth, and how does she invest it?

What Is Maria Sharapova's Net Worth?

What Is Maria Sharapova's Net Worth?

Tennis great Maria Sharapova has been estimated to possibly be worth as much as $195 million. How did she accrue her wealth and how many Grand Slam titles has she won?

2018 U.S. Open Prize Money & Historic Tennis Title Winners

2018 U.S. Open Prize Money & Historic Tennis Title Winners

Singles' winners at this year's U.S. Open will take home $3.8 million of the $53 million in prize money to be awarded. How does the rest of that get divided, and what have the all-time greats won for their titles?

Terpenes: Effects, Examples and Products

Terpenes: Effects, Examples and Products

Cannabis is more than just CBD and THC. Terpenes give marijuana flavor, and potentially some medical benefits, as well.

What Is Jerry Jones' Net Worth?

What Is Jerry Jones' Net Worth?

The polarizing and very loud Cowboys owner is worth $5.6 billion. How did he make enough money to buy the Cowboys, and how did he turn them into a billion-dollar operation?

What Is Shorting a Stock? Definition, Risks and Examples

What Is Shorting a Stock? Definition, Risks and Examples

Short-selling a stock is how some investors try to take advantage of a declining company stock price. But it's risky, to say the least. Here's what you need to know.

Bitcoin History: Timeline, Origins and Founder

Bitcoin History: Timeline, Origins and Founder

Bitcoin has had a tumultuous history, to say the least. Here is the timeline of Bitcoin's development and its many ups and downs.

When Is the 2018-2019 FAFSA Deadline and How Do You Apply?

When Is the 2018-2019 FAFSA Deadline and How Do You Apply?

The FAFSA deadline for the 2018-19 school year is on June 30, 2019. But there is much more you need to know if you're preparing to submit your application soon.