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Tedra DeSue

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Covers:  financial markets, personal finance, stock options, technology stocks, social networking, stocks, biotech, banking, municipal bonds

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Tedra DeSue's Biography

My stock market pieces have been syndicated for the past several years across several news sites. That includes TheStreet, Forbes, Yahoo Finance, NBC News, The Motley Fool, Google Finance, Insider Monkey and Seeking Alpha.

I spent almost 10 years heading the coverage of the municipal bond industry for the Southeast for The Bond Buyer, where I broke finance stories related to Hurricane Katrina. I also wrote several groundbreaking stories on ...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Reporter (eventually Editor-in-Chief) for The DePauw, Indiana's oldest independent college newspaper.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

yes

How is social media changing news?

Anyone can be reporter now; posting news before mainstream media often. Industry changing, but potentially dangerous.

First-Half Earnings From Payday Lenders May Show The Industry Is In Decline

seekingalpha.com — Investors are waiting to see how publicly-traded payday lenders fared during the first half of 2015. They report earnings over the next two weeks. Payday lenders that have shifted their services to other offerings like buying and selling goods through their pawn shop businesses are stronger.

Legal Trouble May Be Coming For Osiris' Sales Executives

seekingalpha.com — A plea agreement by their former colleagues leads us to believe an Osiris executive is under investigation for alleged kickbacks that took place while he worked for Advance Bio Healing. Program called the "Magic Wand" or "Receipt Maker" to provide gratuities to physicians without being detected.

Why It’s Now Time To Worry Again About Subprime Mortgages

fool.com — The infamous subprime mortgage business is rearing its ugly head again, as companies like American International Group ( ) , Fortress Investment Group ( ) and Nationstar Mortgage Holdings ( ) -- which operated in the space prior to the housing collapse of 2008 -- are once again seeing a prime opportunity to line their financial coffers.
Apr 02, 2014

RT @themotleyfool: Just when you thought it was safe to stop worrying about the global economy, subprime mortgages are baaa-aaack... http:/…

These Acquisition Targets Are Better for Facebook

beta.fool.com — Tedra is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network -- entries represent the personal opinion of the blogger and are not formally edited. Alas, it became official on Tuesday that (NASDAQ: Google GOOG) has indeed purchased Waze, an Israeli-based company that developed a navigation app gained popularity throughout the world.
Jun 14, 2013

These Acquisition Targets Are Better for Facebook -Foolish Blogging Network: beta.fool.com/twillyd/2013/0… via @themotleyfool

Who’s Your Godfather? Offers For Clearwire Defining Telecom Leaders

beta.fool.com — Tedra is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network -- entries represent the personal opinion of the blogger and are not formally edited. You've likely heard by now that the quests to acquire (NASDAQ: Clearwire's CLWR) spectrum still seem to be operating on the premise of by-any-means-necessary.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Wouldn't Be Great Without These U.S. Companies

beta.fool.com — Tedra is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network -- entries represent the personal opinion of the blogger and are not formally edited. (NASDAQOTH: Samsung's SSNLF) Galaxy S4 smartphone is all the rage among buyers right now, beating out all of its competitors, including Apple, in terms of sales last month.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Wouldn't Be Great Without These U.S. Companies

beta.fool.com — Tedra is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network -- entries represent the personal opinion of the blogger and are not formally edited. (NASDAQOTH: Samsung's SSNLF) Galaxy S4 smartphone is all the rage among buyers right now, beating out all of its competitors, including Apple, in terms of sales last month.
Jun 11, 2013

Samsung Galaxy S4 Wouldn't Be Great Without These U.S. Companies - GLW, QCOM, SSNLF - Foolish Blogging Network bit.ly/17F9kPD

Who’s Your Godfather? Offers For Clearwire Defining Telecom Leaders

beta.fool.com — Tedra is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network -- entries represent the personal opinion of the blogger and are not formally edited. You've likely heard by now that the quests to acquire (NASDAQ: Clearwire's CLWR) spectrum still seem to be operating on the premise of by-any-means-necessary.
Jun 11, 2013

Who’s Your Godfather? Offers For Clearwire Defining Telecom Leaders - CLWR, DISH, S - Foolish Blogging Network bit.ly/ZHBtAs

Who’s Your Godfather? Offers For Clearwire Defining Telecom Leaders

beta.fool.com — Tedra is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network -- entries represent the personal opinion of the blogger and are not formally edited. You've likely heard by now that the quests to acquire (NASDAQ: Clearwire's CLWR) spectrum still seem to be operating on the premise of by-any-means-necessary.

Caution Is Needed When Considering These Aluminum Stocks

beta.fool.com — Tedra is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network -- entries represent the personal opinion of the blogger and are not formally edited. It's no secret that aluminum stocks have been under pressure. The financial woes aluminum manufactures are experiencing stem from a global decline in aluminum prices.
Jun 10, 2013

Caution Is Needed When Considering These Aluminum Stocks - AA, CENX, KALU - Foolish Blogging Network bit.ly/13v4ZZg

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