Last updated on September 3rd, 2021 at 08:11 pm
These media sources are slightly to moderately conservative in bias. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by appeals to emotion or stereotypes) to favor conservative causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information but may require further investigation. See all Right-Center sources.
- Overall, we rate ValueWalk Right-Center Biased based on editorial positions that usually favor the right. We also rate them Mostly Factual rather than High due to a false claim as indicated by fact-checkers.
Bias Rating: RIGHT-CENTER
Factual Reporting: MOSTLY FACTUAL
Country: USA (44/180 Press Freedom)
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 2011, ValueWalk is a news and opinion website that covers financial and investing news. Although this is a financial news website, they offer political news and opinions related to the financial world. According to their about page, “the website provides unique coverage on hedge funds, large asset managers, and value investing. ValueWalk also contains archives of famous investors and features many investor resource pages.”
Funded by / Ownership
Jacob Wolinsky owns ValueWalk. Advertising and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In reviewing ValueWalk, I found several instances where they were negative toward left activists. You can see examples here and here. ValueWalk uses minimal loaded words in their articles, and everything is sourced to credible information.
Editorially, they often report negatively on Democrats and the Biden administration, such as this THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION IS FEELING THE INFLATION HEAT. When reporting on Covid-19 and climate change, they take pro-science positions but prefer limited government interventions. In general, they are factual but hold mostly conservative biases.
Failed Fact Checks
Overall, we rate ValueWalk Right-Center Biased based on editorial positions that usually favor the right. We also rate them Mostly Factual rather than High due to a false claim as indicated by fact-checkers. (D. Van Zandt 8/18/2017) Updated (9/3/2021)