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.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Thu Aug 21, 2014
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on Bank of America’s record $17 billion settlement over pre-crisis mortgage probe.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on Apple’s halo effect on other stocks.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on the minimum wage debate in San Diego, California.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald reports that Chinese hackers may have attacked Community Health Systems.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on Sprint’s ‘Hail Mary’ pass to keep customers.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
CapitalistPig Asset Management’s Jonathan Hoening, national Republican fundraiser Noelle Nikpour and FBN’s Liz MacDonald on the markets, two surveys showing Americans aren’t saving for retirement ...
Actor Paul Sorvino, CapitalistPig Asset Management’s Jonathan Hoenig, national Republican fundraiser Noelle Nikpour and FBN’s Liz MacDonald on the Obama Administration’s handling of key issues ...
FOX News Medical A-Team’s Dr. Manny Alvarez on why the FDA process for approving sunscreen is slow.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on Apache’s new oil find off Western Australia.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on the Justice Department’s revised indictment of FedEx over money laundering.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on Comcast responding to accusations that it tried to influence the FCC.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on what’s happening with energy ETFs right now.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on SeaWorld’s habitat upgrade.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on Valeant’s tax troubles.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
FBN’s Kmele Foster on the use of satellites and the impact of legalized marijuana.
Stock market adviser Mark Cook, Chapwood Investments’ Ed Butowsky, FBN’s Nicole Petallides and Liz MacDonald on the markets, Wal-Mart and the global economies.
Author Ed Klein on Valerie Jarrett, the reported feud between Hillary Clinton and President Obama and a possible rift in the Democratic Party.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on potential buyers for GE’s appliance unit.
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