Ben Steverman is a reporter for Bloomberg News. He previously worked as a reporter at Investor’s Business Daily and the Minneapolis Star Tribune. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago and Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

Ben Steverman

Articles by Ben Steverman


  • Dividend Cuts: The Stigma Fades
    Once, a company slashing its payout would send investors running for the exits. What's changed? Chalk it up to the financial crisis
  • Health Care and Utilities: Not So Safe?
    Health-care and utility stocks, usually quieter parts of the market, have been rocky amid uncertainty about Obama's reform proposals and the economy
  • Obama: Feeling Our Financial Pain?
    He started out the stock market slide with mostly conservative investments. But that doesn't mean the Commander-in-Chief hasn't felt the economic squeeze
  • How Young Investors Can Get Started
    It's a bewildering time to begin saving for retirement. BusinessWeek asked financial advisers for words of wisdom for the young investor
  • Retirement Investing: The End Game
    If you're approaching retirement, finding safety for your investments—especially in this environment—isn't as easy as locking your money away




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