NEW YORK, May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TheStreet, Inc. (Nasdaq:TST), a leading digital financial media company, announced today an agreement with 9W Search, Inc. of Austin, Texas to provide visitors of The Street.com with access to its innovative financial answer engine.
"9W Search is a fantastic service that I am delighted we can offer our audience," said Elisabeth DeMarse, Chairman, CEO and President at TheStreet, Inc. "Providing clarity to a company's financial reports, 9W will allow our visitors to access fast, accurate and comprehensive company and financial data that will assist them in making the right choices when contemplating their next investment decision."
Found on TheStreet.com's stock quotes pages, visitors can click on the link under the headings "Financial Answers from 9W" which will direct them to 9W's company page and "Actionable Intelligence" where they can learn more about the company and seamlessly slice and dice information found in the company's financial reports.
"TheStreet is always looking for firms to partner with that can bring value and actionable intelligence to our audience," said James R. Freiman, Senior Vice President of Business Development & Strategy at TheStreet. "9W Search does a great job of breaking down the elements of a financial report so that our readers don't have to wade through pages of information to find the data they are looking for."
"We are thrilled to be working with TheStreet as we introduce our new service to the market," said Susan Strausberg, Co-Founder and CEO of 9W Search. "The Street has an audience that will benefit from our unique approach to financial data and we are proud to be affiliated with them. 9W provides the next generation platform for business analysis. 9W Search is a productivity tool for anyone who already uses financial data as well as providing a solution to a huge underserved audience that needs instant answers to questions that affect their day to day performance. It is the next step in the democratization of access to financial information."
About 9W Search
Founded in 2010, 9W Search uses a next generation XBRL-based platform to deliver answers to financial questions wherever the user chooses. 9W Search provides answers to questions about the 15,000 publicly traded companies in the US and 500 ADRs. 9W is designed for the universe of users of financial information, from the "C" level throughout the enterprise, for money managers to marketing managers and sales teams, from auditors to attorneys, from traders to the millions of people who are curious about the companies they invest in, the companies they work for, the companies they want to do business with and companies in the news. To learn more, visit www.9wsearch.com.
TheStreet, Inc. (www.t.st) is the leading independent digital financial media company providing business and financial news, investing ideas and analysis to personal and institutional investors worldwide. The Company's portfolio of business and personal finance brands includes: TheStreet, RealMoney, RealMoney Pro, Stockpickr, Action Alerts PLUS, Options Profits, MainStreet and RateWatch. To learn more, visit www.thestreet.com. The Deal, the Company's institutional business, provides intraday coverage of mergers and acquisitions and all other changes in corporate control. To learn more, visit www.thedeal.com.
Erin K. Corcoran
SOURCE TheStreet, Inc.