Murray Feldman

murrayfeldman Murray FeldmanMurray Feldman anchors FOX 2 News at 5:30 and is the station’s Money Editor. In his capacity as a reporter, he deals exclusively with major business, money and jobs issues, with his reports appearing on all of FOX 2’s newscasts. He joined WWJ in September of 1987. Feldman hosts THE FELDMAN REPORT on WWJ-AM, Detroit’s CBS owned and operated all news station. He joined WJBK FOX 2 as a general assignment reporter in December 1976, and hosted the award-winning Sunday morning financial program, Moneywise, on FOX 2 for five years. Feldman came to FOX 2 from WPRI-TV in Providence, Rhode Island, where he worked as a news anchor/reporter. He also served as weekend anchor/reporter at WNYS-TV in Syracuse, New York, newscaster and music announcer at WWBZ-AM in New Jersey, and as a writer at KYW-AM in Philadelphia.

Feldman’s broadcasting career began in 1964 at WCAM-AM in New Jersey, where he worked as a production assistant. Feldman gained awards for hour long specials on the automotive bankruptcies.

Feldman has visited the White House on several occasions. He was one of a select group of journalists, business editors and economic representatives invited to talk with President Reagan and cabinet members about the economic state of the nation. In 1976, he met with President Ford to discuss a variety of political issues. Feldman has covered all of the major candidates on the local, state and national levels. He was invited to the White House by President Bush to receive an award for reporting on small business, and interviewed President Clinton in early 1994 prior to the G-7 summit in Detroit.

Feldman was selected as the Michigan Entrepreneur of the Year in 1992 for his reporting of local business entrepreneurs. The U.S. Small Business Administration named Feldman the Media Advocate of the Year in 1992 and 1989. In 1988, he was honored with a first place United Press International (UPI) award, and an Associated Press (AP) award for his individual reporting excellence. In 1987, he received a first place UPI Individual Achievement Award for his coverage of the stock market crash. The Investment Company Institute presented him with the American University Television Award for the best economic coverage of any television station in the nation in 1987. Feldman also won a 1998 Emmy in the business and finance category for his Deal of the Day series on consumer money-saving tips.

Committed to “giving back” to the community, Feldman is very active with various local non-profits. Feldman holds a bachelor’s degree in speech and communications from Emerson College in Boston and an honorary doctorate.from Cleary University in Washtenaw County. Born in Philadelphia and raised in New Jersey, Feldman currently resides in Farmington Hills with his wife, Marla.

Marla is a retired elementary school principal, attorney and volunteer mediator.

Their son Rob is  Assistant Program Director/Music Director/on air with  Clear Channel in Baltimore.  Daughter Katie is a Curriculum Specialist in West Hartford, Connecticut schools. Her husband Andrew is product manager at ESPN.

Their daughter Ariella was born in 2012.

 

Thanks to a new aluminum design, the iPhone 5 is the "thinnest, lightest iPhone ever." This newest release is also Apple's first iPhone with a larger display (4" as compared to the 3.5" on all earlier models).

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Feldman Report: Apple Takes A Tumble

Check a list of mutual funds that have Apple in the portfolio HERE.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2013

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Expert: Employers Will Have To Ante Up To Keep Good Workers In 2013

According to recent surveys, six out of 10 workers would leave their jobs now if they could find another position.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/02/2013

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[VIDEO] Financial Fitness Webinar: The Election Is Over … Now What?

The election is over, so now what? What about your money? There are things to keep in mind for either a Romney or Obama White House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2012

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Webinar: What To Expect When You’re Divorcing

Register for our webinar with Clark Hill Attorneys and Family Law Specialists Randi Glanz and Ada Kerwin on Sept. 18 at noon as they walk through the divorce process, and cover commonly asked questions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2012

Februray 16, 2012 in Athens, Greece. Following a meeting yesterday, finance ministers across the Eurozone are calling for greater scrutiny and oversight of Greece's proposed budget cuts in order to approve the latest 130 billion euro bailout package. The package, which is anticipated to be finalised on February 20, 2012, is essential for Greece to avoid defaulting on a 14.5 billion euro bond it is due to repay in mid-March.   (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Greece: Portrait Of A Country In Crisis

The outcome of today’s elections in Greece could mean a major shift in the world economy if the opposing party wins power.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2012

Investors UnFriending? Shares Of Facebook Down On Second Day Of Trading

Shares of Facebook finished off about 11-percent Monday, down to $34-a-share in the second day of trading for the social networking giant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2012

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February Jobs: Another Robust Report

The U.S. government says employers added 227,000 jobs last month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012

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Fed: Consumer Borrowing Sees Strong Growth

Americans increased their borrowing in December for the second straight month

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2012

Facebook Expected To File Paperwork For IPO

The popular social networking site is expected to file papers with security regulators on Wednesday for its initial public stock offering.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2012

Fed: Interest Rates Won’t Rise Until At Least 2014

The Federal Reserve, looking to provide a boost to a modestly growing economy, said Wednesday that it’s unlikely to raise interest rates before late 2014.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012

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