Herb Greenberg


Herb Greenberg is the editor of Herb Greenberg's Reality Check, a subscription newsletter designed to help investors better manage risk. He writes a daily blog for TheStreet's main free Web site and contributes to its Real Money's "Columnist Conversation" column as well as being a regular contributor for CNBC.


Greenberg has been a financial journalist for more than 30 years, working most recently as a senior stocks commentator on CNBC's business day programming and on CNBC.com. He was also co-president of Greenberg Meritz Research & Analytics. He is a former weekend investor columnist for The Wall Street Journal and a former senior columnist for MarketWatch.


Prior to joining MarketWatch, Greenberg was senior columnist for TheStreet. He previously spent 10 years as the "Business Insider" columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle and nearly seven years as Fortune magazine's monthly "Against the Grain" columnist. Before that, he was the New York financial correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and a financial reporter in its Chicago newsroom. Greenberg has held various positions at other media outlets including Crain's Chicago Business and the St. Paul Pioneer Press.


Greenberg holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Miami.


Recent Articles By The Author

The Hole in Dunkin' Donuts Unappetizing Stock -- and Even a 'Cronut' Can't Help

The Hole in Dunkin' Donuts Unappetizing Stock -- and Even a 'Cronut' Can't Help

More stores do not equal faster growth.

Herb Greenberg: What's Next for Valeant After Its Botched Bid for Allergan

Herb Greenberg: What's Next for Valeant After Its Botched Bid for Allergan

Has the pharmaceutical company really changed its strategy?

Herb Greenfield Says Investors Should Heed the Warnings on Rio Tinto

Herb Greenfield Says Investors Should Heed the Warnings on Rio Tinto

When the bearish bet isn't about instant gratification.

Update Ulta, Tibco: Off The Watch List

Two companies come off the list because of improved outlook and a sale.

Herb Greenberg on the Sad Reality About Online Shopping

Herb Greenberg on the Sad Reality About Online Shopping

Something is amiss these days.