Legendary Business Commentator Louis Rukeyser Dies At 73

By Brian 

Louis Rukeyser, a best-selling author, columnist, lecturer and television host who delivered pun-filled, commonsense commentary on complicated business and economic news, died Tuesday. He was 73,” the AP reports.

“Rukeyser died at his home in Greenwich after a long battle with multiple myeloma, a rare bone marrow cancer, said his brother, Bud Rukeyser.”

He hosted “Wall $treet Week With Louis Rukeyser” from 1970 to 2002. He moved to CNBC in March 2002 and went on medical leave in October 2003. More…