Featured Company


MarketWatch, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Dow Jones & Company (NYSE: DJ), and is a leading provider of business news, financial information, and analytical tools. The company operates two award-winning Web sites, MarketWatch.com and BigCharts.com, as well as the stock market simulation site, VirtualStockExchange.com. The company produces the syndicated MarketWatch Weekend television program and provides radio updates every 30 minutes on the MarketWatch.com Radio Network. MarketWatch also offers subscription products for individual investors, including the Hulbert Financial Digest suite of products and Retirement Weekly. The company’s MarketWatch Licensing Services group is a leading licensor of market news, data, investment analysis tools, and other online applications to financial services firms, media companies, wireless carriers, and Internet service providers.

Featured Expert

Michael Ahern

Michael Ahern is vice president of operations for Barron’s, where he is responsible for coordinating business efforts for the news, advertising, and circulation departments. Prior to moving to Barron’s in 1999, Mr. Ahern was director of circulation and planning and customer service for Dow Jones print publications. He has over 19 years’ experience in the circulation department at the Wall Street Journal and Barron’s. Mr. Ahern has an MBA from the University of Hartford and a BS in mathematics from Western New England College.