Financial Buzz Bias and Reliability Overview

Financial Buzz is a website focused on financial and economic news. Founded in 2011, it is based on Wall Street in New York City. Topics include investing, stock news, market analysis, personal finance and more presented through original news content, videos and a newsletter. Ad Fontes Media rates Financial Buzz in the middle category of bias and as most reliable in terms of reliability.

Overall Score

A team of analysts at Ad Fontes Media regularly reviews articles and news programs to rate them in terms of bias and reliability. A weighted average of these ratings results in the overall score for the media source.

The bias rating, demonstrated on the Media Bias Chart®️ on the horizontal axis, ranges from most extreme left to neutral to most extreme right. The reliability rating, demonstrated on the chart’s vertical axis, rates sources on a scale from original fact reporting to analysis, opinion, propaganda and inaccurate/fabricated information.

The following are Financial Buzz’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 46.59

Bias: -0.03

Reliability scores for articles and shows are on a scale of 0-64. Scores above 24 are generally acceptable; scores above 32 are generally good.

Bias scores for articles and shows are on a scale of -42 to + 42, with higher negative scores being more left, higher positive scores being more right, and scores closer to zero being the most neutral and/or balanced.

Individual Article Scores

The following articles were reviewed by Ad Fontes Media analysts on the basis of reliability and bias. Each article was reviewed by at least three analysts: one conservative, one liberal and one moderate.

The team considers a variety of factors when rating a news article. To determine its reliability score, we consider the article’s veracity, expression, and its headline and graphics. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall reliability score.

To determine an article’s bias score, we consider its language, its political position and how it compares to other stories from other sources on the same topic. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall bias score.

Article URLBiasReliability
Southwest Airlines Reports Massive Loss0.6747.67
Phison Opens Colorado Enterprise SSD Engineering Lab with Industry Experts037.5
Global Swimming Pool Market will Exhibit Negative Impact during 2020-2024|Large-Scale Urbanization to Improve the Market Growth | Technavio037.67
Global Racket Sports Equipment Market will Exhibit Negative Impact During 2020-2024 | Increase in Number of Tournaments to Improve the Market Growth | Technavio037.67
Coca-Cola Earnings Exceed Expectations045.67
“Buzz on the Street” Show: Medipharm Labs (OTCQX: MEDIF) (TSX: LABS) Deal with Sunco Green Pharmaceutical049.33
“Buzz on the Street” Show: FansUnite Entertainment (OTC: FUNFF) (CSE: FANS) to Distribute RNG Games in Europe050
“Buzz on the Street” Show: Todos Medical (OTCQB: TOMDF) Agreement with Adial Pharmaceuticals0.6750
ConocoPhillips to Acquire Concho Resources: All-Stock Transaction048
Alpek Announces Acquisition of NOVA Chemicals’ Styrenics Business047.67
NASA Selects Nokia to Build First Cellular Network on the Moon052
Target Announces $70 Million in Bonuses for Hourly Workers051.33
“Buzz on the Street” Show: Urban Tea (NASDAQ: MYT) Plans to Open New Store in New York City048.33
“The Buzz” Show: JinkoSolar (NYSE: JKS) Shares Rise Amid Agreement with Juwi046.67
CVS Set to Hire 15,000 Employees in Anticipation of Flu Season050
AMC Hopeful as New York Theaters Prepare to Reopen-1.7546