The Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalWSJWall St. JournalWall St JournalWSJ.comThe'' ''Wall Street JournalWall Street Jour.Wall Street Journal OnlineThe Wall St. JournalThe Wallstreet Journal
The Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City, international editions also available in Chinese and Japanese.wikipedia
8,479 Related Articles

The Wall Street Journal Asia

Asian Wall Street JournalThe Asian Wall Street JournalAsia Wall Street Journal
The Journal, along with its Asian and European editions, is published six days a week by Dow Jones & Company, a division of News Corp. The period from 1971 to 1997 brought about a series of launches, acquisitions, and joint ventures, including "Factiva", The Wall Street Journal Asia, The Wall Street Journal Europe, the WSJ.com website, Dow Jones Indexes, MarketWatch, and "WSJ Weekend Edition".
The Wall Street Journal Asia, a version of The Wall Street Journal, provides news and analysis of global business developments for an Asian audience.

Broadsheet

broadsheet formatbroadsheet newspaperbroadsheets
The newspaper is published in the broadsheet format and online.
The world's most widely circulated English-language daily broadsheet is The Times of India, a leading English-language daily newspaper from India, followed closely by Wall Street Journal from the United States, according to the Audit Bureau of Circulations.

Dow Jones & Company

Dow JonesDow Jones NewswiresDow Jones and Company
The Journal, along with its Asian and European editions, is published six days a week by Dow Jones & Company, a division of News Corp.
In 2010 the Dow Jones Indexes subsidiary was sold to the CME Group and the company focused on financial news publications, including its flagship publication The Wall Street Journal and providing financial news and information tools to financial companies.

USA Today

USATodayUSAToday.comMarshfield News-Herald
The Wall Street Journal is one of the largest newspapers in the United States by circulation, with a circulation of about 2.617million copies (including nearly 1,818,000 digital subscriptions), compared with USA Todays 1.7million.
With a weekly print circulation of 726,906, a digital only subscriber base of 504,000, and an approximate daily readership of 2.6 million, USA Today shares the position of having the widest circulation of any newspaper in the United States with The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times.

List of newspapers in the United States

List of newspapers in the United States by circulationUnited States25th most read newspaper in the United States
The Wall Street Journal is one of the largest newspapers in the United States by circulation, with a circulation of about 2.617million copies (including nearly 1,818,000 digital subscriptions), compared with USA Todays 1.7million.

WSJ.

WSJ magazineWSJWSJ'' magazine
The Journal publishes the luxury news and lifestyle magazine WSJ, which was originally launched as a quarterly but expanded to 12 issues as of 2014.
Magazine, which was originally intended to be a monthly magazine named Pursuits', is a luxury glossy news and lifestyle monthly magazine by the publishers of The Wall Street Journal.

Charles Dow

Charles Henry DowCharles H. Dow
The Journal has been printed continuously since its inception on July 8, 1889, by Charles Dow, Edward Jones, and Charles Bergstresser.
Dow also founded The Wall Street Journal, which has become one of the most respected financial publications in the world.

Dow Jones Industrial Average

Dow JonesDJIADow
In 1896, The "Dow Jones Industrial Average" was officially launched.
It is the second-oldest U.S. market index after the Dow Jones Transportation Average, created by The Wall Street Journal editor and Dow Jones & Company co-founder Charles Dow.

News Corp (2013–present)

News CorpNews Corp.News Corporation
The Journal, along with its Asian and European editions, is published six days a week by Dow Jones & Company, a division of News Corp.
Its notable assets include Dow Jones & Company (publisher of The Wall Street Journal), News UK (publisher of The Sun and The Times), News Corp Australia, Realtor.com as well as book publisher HarperCollins.

Bancroft family

Hugh BancroftBancroftBancrofts
Barron's descendants, the Bancroft family, would continue to control the company until 2007.
The Bancroft family are the former owners of Dow Jones & Company — publishers of the Wall Street Journal — which is now owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation (NewsCorp).

Clarence W. Barron

Clarence Barron
Journalist Clarence Barron purchased control of the company for US$130,000 in 1902; circulation was then around 7,000 but climbed to 50,000 by the end of the 1920s.
As a career newsman described as a "short, rotund powerhouse", he died holding the posts of president of Dow Jones and de facto manager of The Wall Street Journal.

News Corporation (1980–2013)

News CorporationNews Corp.NewsCorp
In 2007, News Corp. acquired Dow Jones.
Its major holdings at the time of the split were News Limited (a group of newspaper publishers in Murdoch's native Australia), News International (a newspaper publisher in the United Kingdom, whose properties include The Times, The Sun, and the now-defunct News of the World—which was the subject of a phone hacking scandal that led to its closure in July 2011), Dow Jones & Company (an American publisher of financial news outlets, including The Wall Street Journal), the book publisher HarperCollins, and the Fox Entertainment Group (owners of the 20th Century Fox film studio and the Fox Broadcasting Company—one of the United States' major television networks).

Local Media Group

Ottaway Community NewspapersDow Jones Local Media GroupOttaway Newspapers
Later, the name was changed to Dow Jones Local Media Group.
It had grown to nine newspapers in the northeastern United States by 1970, when it was acquired by Dow Jones & Company, publisher of The Wall Street Journal, and later a subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation.

Peggy Noonan

Noonan, Peggy
The Journal still heavily employs the use of caricatures, including those by illustrator Ken Fallin, such as when Peggy Noonan memorialized then-recently deceased newsman Tim Russert.
Margaret Ellen "Peggy" Noonan (born September 7, 1950) is an American author, weekly columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and contributor to NBC News and ABC News.

Bernard Kilgore

Barney KilgoreBernard (Barney) Kilgore
Bernard Kilgore was named managing editor of the paper in 1941, and company CEO in 1945, eventually compiling a 25-year career as the head of the Journal.
Bernard (Barney) Kilgore was a managing editor of the Wall Street Journal from 1941 to 1965 and head of the Dow Jones company.

Tim Russert

Timothy J. Russert
The Journal still heavily employs the use of caricatures, including those by illustrator Ken Fallin, such as when Peggy Noonan memorialized then-recently deceased newsman Tim Russert.
Russert covered several presidential elections, and he presented the NBC News/Wall Street Journal survey on the NBC Nightly News during the 2008 U.S. presidential election.

The Wall Street Journal Europe

Wall Street Journal EuropeEuropean
The Journal, along with its Asian and European editions, is published six days a week by Dow Jones & Company, a division of News Corp. The period from 1971 to 1997 brought about a series of launches, acquisitions, and joint ventures, including "Factiva", The Wall Street Journal Asia, The Wall Street Journal Europe, the WSJ.com website, Dow Jones Indexes, MarketWatch, and "WSJ Weekend Edition".
Published by Dow Jones & Company (a News Corp company), it forms part of the business publication franchise which includes The Wall Street Journal, The Wall Street Journal Asia, and The Wall Street Journal Online (WSJ.com).

Rupert Murdoch

MurdochRupertKeith Rupert Murdoch
The US$5billion sale added The Wall Street Journal to Rupert Murdoch's news empire, which already included Fox News Channel, financial network unit and London's The Times, and locally within New York, the New York Post, along with Fox flagship station WNYW (Channel 5) and MyNetworkTV flagship WWOR (Channel 9).
His holding company News Corporation acquired Twentieth Century Fox (1985), HarperCollins (1989), and The Wall Street Journal (2007).

Fox Business

Fox Business NetworkFox Business ChannelFBN
The US$5billion sale added The Wall Street Journal to Rupert Murdoch's news empire, which already included Fox News Channel, financial network unit and London's The Times, and locally within New York, the New York Post, along with Fox flagship station WNYW (Channel 5) and MyNetworkTV flagship WWOR (Channel 9).
Murdoch had publicly stated that if News Corporation's purchase of The Wall Street Journal went through and if it were legally possible, he would have rechristened the channel with a name that has "Journal" in it.

Ken Fallin

The Journal still heavily employs the use of caricatures, including those by illustrator Ken Fallin, such as when Peggy Noonan memorialized then-recently deceased newsman Tim Russert.
Fallin has illustrated roughly 500 notable people for the Wall Street Journal, including President Barack Obama, Paul Newman and Tim Russert for Peggy Noonan's memorial of the newsman in the paper.

Financial Times

The Financial TimesFTFinancial Times Group
The paper had also shown an interest in buying the rival Financial Times.
According to the Global Capital Markets Survey, which measures readership habits amongst most senior financial decision makers in the world's largest financial institutions, the Financial Times is considered the most important business read, reaching 36% of the sample population, 11% more than The Wall Street Journal (WSJ), its main rival.

Hedcut

The paper still uses ink dot drawings called hedcuts, introduced in 1979 and originally created by Kevin Sprouls, in addition to photographs, a method of illustration considered a consistent visual signature of the paper.
Hedcut is a term referring to a style of drawing, associated with The Wall Street Journal half-column portrait illustrations.

Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Writing

Editorial WritingPulitzer Prize1967
Under Kilgore, in 1947, the paper won its first Pulitzer Prize for William Henry Grimes's editorials.

L. Gordon Crovitz

Gordon CrovitzCrovitz, L. GordonL.Gordon Crovitz
In an editorial page column, publisher L. Gordon Crovitz said the Bancrofts and News Corporation had agreed that the Journals news and opinion sections would preserve their editorial independence from their new corporate parent:
He is a former publisher of The Wall Street Journal who also served as executive vice-president of Dow Jones and launched the company's Consumer Media Group, which under his leadership integrated the global print, online, digital, TV and other editions of The Wall Street Journal, MarketWatch.com and Barron's across news, advertising, marketing and other functions.

MarketWatch

CBS MarketwatchMarketWatch.comCBS MarketWatch Weekend
The period from 1971 to 1997 brought about a series of launches, acquisitions, and joint ventures, including "Factiva", The Wall Street Journal Asia, The Wall Street Journal Europe, the WSJ.com website, Dow Jones Indexes, MarketWatch, and "WSJ Weekend Edition".
It is a subsidiary of Dow Jones & Company, a property of News Corp, which also owns The Wall Street Journal and Barron's.