Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Indiana University, 1948.
Reporter, feature writer, St. Petersburg (Florida) Time, 1948-1949;
writer, National Safety Council, 1949-1952;
reporter, Indianapolis Star, 1952-1954;
business and financial editor, Indianapolis Star, 1954-1965;
executive business and financial editor, Arizona Republic, Phoenix, 1965-1972;
financial editor, New York Daily News, 1972-1974;
columnist, Daily Investor, United Feature Syndicate, 1972-1979;
staffwriter, Los Angeles Times, 1979-1988;
real estate columnist, King Features Syndicate, since 1968. Chief researcher, writer Dow Theory Trader, 1956-1971. Editor, public Money Views, investment newsletter, 1977-1979.
Honorary lecturer American Institute Foreign Trade, 1966-1972.
Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member Society of America Business Writers (vice president), Author's Guild, Sigma Delta Chi, Phi Gamma Delta. Clubs: Los Angeles Press.
Married Jean Farson, October 15, 1949. Children— Scott Guy, Jennifer Lee.