Ad revenue at ‘Wall Street Journal’ rose 6.9% in August

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New York—Dow Jones & Co. reported that August advertising revenue at its flagship Wall Street Journal rose 6.9% in August—the 12th month in a row of ad gains for the U.S. edition of the Journal. In the financial advertising category, August advertising linage increased 50.2% due to increases in insurance, wholesale and tombstone advertising. Technology ad linage fell 17%, as declines in personal computers, software and technology professional services advertising were partially offset by increases in communications and hardware advertising.

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