Elizabeth MacDonald joined FOX Business Network (FBN) as stocks editor in September 2007. MacDonald is also the author of “Skirting Heresy: The Life and Times of Margery Kempe” (Franciscan Media, June 2014).
Prior to joining FBN, MacDonald was a senior editor at Forbes Magazine, where she covered stock market and earnings news and created "The World's 100 Most Powerful Women" annual list.
Before Forbes, MacDonald covered stock market, earnings and accounting abuses for The Wall Street Journal's Money & Investing section, with front page stories and Heard on the Street columns. MacDonald was one of the first journalists in the country to sound the alarm about the coming wave of accounting scandals in the mid-nineties, and also broke stories on Scientology's secret settlement with the IRS and the Kennedys' use of the IRS to target political enemies.
Prior to that, MacDonald was a financial editor for Worth magazine and covered the IRS and taxes for Money Magazine. MacDonald reported an award-winning investigative series on IRS abuses that led to improved taxpayer rights and reforms at the agency.
MacDonald has received 14 awards, including the Gerald Loeb Award for Distinguished Business Journalism (and won a nomination in an ensuing year); the Society of Professional Journalists' Award for Outstanding Public Service reporting; and the Newswomen's Club of New York Front Page Award for Excellence in Investigative Journalism.
MacDonald is a native of Rockville Centre, New York.
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Former Verizon Wireless CEO Denny Strigl and FBN’s Neil Cavuto, Tracy Byrnes and Liz MacDonald on the Americans still lacking health-care insurance and Jeb Bush’s plans to publish 250K emails from ...
FBN’s Liz MacDonald breaks down details about the gunman holding hostages at the Sydney café.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on the latest Amazon strike and how it could impact shipping.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald breaks down the latest on the Sony hack.
Fri Dec 12, 2014
FBN’s Maria Bartiromo, Jo Ling Kent and Liz MacDonald on London’s Heathrow Airport closing its airspace due to a power outage.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald, Old Blackheath Companies Managing Partner Jeremy Hill and Patrick Chovanec of Silvercrest Asset Management discuss how new rules on risk could impact investing.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on Commerzbank’s possible regulatory hurdles.
Thu Dec 11, 2014
Diversified Financial Consultants President Dominick Tavella and FBN’s Neil Cavuto, Tracy Byrnes and Liz MacDonald on the fallout from the release of the Senate report on the CIA interrogation ...
FBN’s Elizabeth MacDonald discusses how government spending and taxing are impacting economic recovery.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on how some new regulations pose a risk to the markets.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on the stocks that are moving Thursday morning.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on Sony making changes to its premiere plans for its film ‘The Interview.’
Advantage Payroll Services President Rob Basso and FBN’s Neil Cavuto, Liz MacDonald and Tracy Byrnes on the NFL unveiling a stricter personal conduct policy and Jesse Jackson’s planned protest ...
Wed Dec 10, 2014
FBN’s Charlie Gasparino and Liz MacDonald weigh in on a U.S. Appeals Court’s ruling to overturn two insider trading convictions.
Actor Ian Ziering talks about his work on ‘Sharknado’ and his latest business venture.
FBN’s Maria Bartiromo, Jo Ling Kent and Liz MacDonald discuss bogus tax credits, annoying airline passengers and the Time’s person of the year.
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