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Spencer Israel

Benzinga Editor

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Spencer is the producer of PreMarket Prep, doing all the behind-the-scenes work necessary to make sure the show runs smoothly. He also oversees all of Benzinga's sponsored content relationships. Spencer has a background in media, graduating from the University of Maryland with a degree in journalism. His previous stops include time at USA Today, Sports Illustrated, The Baltimore Sun, and the MLB Network, where he held various roles across multiple platforms in the media industry. Spencer moved to Detroit to join Benzinga in September 2015 after spending the first 24 years of his life on the east coast.
October 11, 2018 1:12 PM
More than 10,000 U.S. and global equities, ranging from large international companies to community banks, trade on the over-the-counter market. The ty ...
October 09, 2018 1:06 PM
The total dollar amount traded in a security over a period of time can tell a lot about what industries traders and investors are most focused. This i ...
October 02, 2018 3:50 PM
It’s been a tumultuous year for media companies on Wall Street. Between CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS) losing its CEO following accusations of sexu ...
October 02, 2018 2:25 PM
When most people think of U.S. stock markets, they probably think of the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq. Those are, after all, two of the largest ...
September 25, 2018 2:32 PM
The Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Markets Committee is all but guaranteed to increase the federal funds rate after Wednesday’s meeting. T ...
September 21, 2018 11:45 AM
The futures market is one of the main arteries of Wall Street. While stocks may generate most of the headlines (including on this website), many trade ...
September 21, 2018 9:42 AM
It would be an understatement to say the coffee and sugar markets have seen better days. At $95, coffee futures have reached their lowest point since ...
September 19, 2018 2:17 PM
OTC Markets, the market for stocks that don’t trade on U.S. exchanges, announced Tuesday a new compliance tool that they hope will make it easie ...
September 19, 2018 12:45 PM
With the first day of fall around the corner, most markets are expecting trading activity to pick up as the summer doldrums fade away. The back-from-s ...
September 18, 2018 11:39 AM
2018 has not been a kind year for international equity investors. The whiplash has been especially bad for the Chinese markets, which were among the s ...
September 13, 2018 3:48 PM
Just two years after the launch of their first store in West Hollywood, MedMen Enterprices Inc. (OTC: MMNFF) has positioned itself as one of the leadi ...
September 12, 2018 11:22 AM
As tariffs, sanctions, and politics continue to coalesce into a shadow of uncertainty hanging overhead, the markets haven’t blinked—at lea ...
September 07, 2018 2:40 PM
Health care has been the hottest sector of the US equities market over the last three months. The largest health care ETF, the Select SPDR Health Care ...
September 07, 2018 1:50 PM
After a red-hot 2017, the ETF market has cooled down slightly. As of the end of July, $153 billion had flown into ETFs in 2018 according to Oppenheime ...