The 10 Most Influential Financial Journalists In America

Media consultancy Gorkana recently asked 349 business journalists for their views on the economy and their own profession.

Here’s what they found:

  • 46% has a neutral outlook on the economy, compared with 36% negative and 14% positive
  • 44% held a negative outlook on the U.S. financial services sector, compared with 41% neutral and 15% positive
  • The Wall Street Journal was viewed as the most influential financial news outlet, at 71.9%, followed by Bloomberg and the New York Times.
  • CEOs were rated the most credible sources of business information. Academics came in second.

And finally, presented without comment, their ranking of the most influential financial journalists:

Gorkana Influential Final

Photo: Gorkana


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