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 Apr 24, 2015
Leeb Capital Management CEO Steve Leeb and FBN’s Liz MacDonald, Charlie Gasparino, Charlie Brady and Neil Cavuto on growing concerns parents are too involved in Millennials’ lives and careers and ...
Wed Apr 22, 2015
FBN’s Liz MacDonald on the theft of $26,000 worth of Pappy van Winkle bourbon.
Capital Wave Forecast’s Shah Gilani weighs in on the markets and the arrest of the accused ‘flash crash’ trader.
National Center for Policy Analysis CEO Lt. Col. Allen West discusses Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential bid and how she is still leading early polls despite questions surrounding the Clinton ...
Tue Apr 21, 2015
FBN’s Liz MacDonald and Neil Cavuto on the potential presidential candidates trying to promote their humble roots.
FBN’s Charlie Gasparino argues PJT Partners could lose $20 million if the Comcast, Time Warner Cable merger dies.
Cigar Aficionado Executive Editor David Savona discusses Cuban cigars and the emerging Cuban economy.
‘Clinton, Inc.’ author Daniel Halper discusses Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential bid and the Clintons’ reaction to the upcoming release of the book ‘Clinton Cash.’
Mon Apr 20, 2015
Fox News National Security Analyst KT McFarland weighs in on the growing threat of international terror.
60 Plus Association National Spokesman Pat Boone argues the estate tax should be repealed.
‘Taxifornia’ author James Lacy argues the California drought is a man-made issue.
Earnings HQ: FBN’s Liz MacDonald breaks down Morgan Stanley’s first-quarter earnings report.
Thu Apr 16, 2015
SunPower and Apple are teaming up to build solar projects in China. FBN’s Liz MacDonald with the story.
Earnings HQ: FBN’s Liz MacDonald breaks down Goldman Sachs’ first-quarter earnings report.
Thu Apr 09, 2015
Hillary Clinton has hired Google executive Stephanie Hannon to serve as chief technology officer. FBN’s Liz MacDonald has details.
FBN’s Liz MacDonald breaks down JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon’s warning on another financial crisis in the company’s annual shareholder letter.
ISIS hackers purportedly attack French TV Network TV5Monde. FBN’s Liz MacDonald with the story.
Wed Apr 08, 2015
FBN’s Liz MacDonald breaks down the specs of Tesla’s Model S sedan.
Tue Apr 07, 2015
Viacom announces a round of layoffs and restructuring that will result in a $785 million charge. FBN’s Liz MacDonald with the story
Mon Apr 06, 2015
FBN’s Jamie Colby on the latest episodes of ‘Strange Inheritance.’
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