Dan Rosenberg
Ticker Tape Contributor

About Dan Rosenberg

Dan Rosenberg has been senior writer for The Ticker Tape® since 2016. Dan spent nearly a decade (1996–2005) covering corporate news and markets for Dow Jones Newswires; his articles frequently appeared in The Wall Street Journal and Barron’s. He also spent almost a decade working in public relations, including six years as spokesman for a Fortune 500 health care company.

Dan is a successful fiction writer, earning the Illinois “Soon To Be Famous” author’s award in 2017 for his novel, The Towers Still Stand.

He holds an MA from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and a BA in history from Knox College.

 

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Trying to Time the Market? Consider the Importance of Staying Invested June 18, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

Even long-term investors can sometimes use timing strategies to go in and out of the market, but spending long-term time in the market could beat timing the market.

5 min read  |  Portfolio Strategy
Big Purchase Ahead? Think of Potential Short-Term Investment Strategies June 14, 2021 2:14 PM   |  

If a big expense is staring you down, here are some important things to keep in mind when deciding how to invest for that shorter-term goal.

5 min read  |  Savings Goals
Renewable Energy, Shipping, Health Care? Welcome to Biden’s Infrastructure Plan May 12, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

A new $2 trillion infrastructure plan is making its way through Washington, leading many investors to seek new opportunities. But which sectors will get a boost?

6 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
Capiche: Why Are You Getting In a Trade? April 5, 2021 10:30 AM   |  

Successful traders have rules and stick to them, whether those rules are based on volatility, probability, technical analysis, or other factors.

1 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
What Is Gross Domestic Product (GDP)? Measuring the Nation’s Economic Output March 17, 2021 1:46 PM   |  

Gross domestic product (GDP) data is one key to understanding U.S. economic health. It’s a closely watched number that can affect fiscal and monetary policy as well as corporate planning and strategy.

4 min read  |  Fundamental Analysis
Fiscal Stimulus and Portfolio Strategy: Sail Toward the Action or Stay the Course? March 9, 2021 3:34 PM   |  

Policy makers often use fiscal stimulus to stoke the economic embers and guide the economy toward long-term policy aims. Should you incorporate cues from fiscal spending into your portfolio strategy?

5 min read  |  Portfolio Strategy
The Short and Long of It: Your Top Questions on Short-Selling Answered February 8, 2021 2:01 PM   |  

Short selling, short interest, naked short selling are among terms some investors had scarcely paid attention to. But a flurry of apparent short squeezes in 2021 called attention to shorting. Here are some of the top questions answered.

6 min read  |  Margin
In Defiance of Gravity: What’s a Short Squeeze and Why Do They Happen? January 29, 2021 12:59 PM   |  

When a stock suddenly enters a hyperbolic rally without clear fundamental reasons, it could be a classic short squeeze. And when it involves options, a so-called 'gamma squeeze' can exacerbate the moves—up and down.

5 min read  |  Economic Trends
Democrats in Charge—What Does it Mean for Wall Street? 9 Themes to Watch January 7, 2021 3:49 PM   |  

Democrats took both houses of Congress and the White House for the first time since the 2008 elections. How does this affect Wall Street and investors? In the long term, fundamentals still mean the most.

5 min read  |  Economic Trends
IPO Investing and Lockups: What to Know Ahead of DoorDash, Airbnb December 8, 2020 2:27 PM   |  

When a company goes public, insiders are often restricted from selling their ownership stakes for a certain amount of time called a “lockup period.” But when the restriction is lifted, share prices sometimes take a hit. Here’s what you need to know.

5 min read  |  Investment Strategies
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