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10 July Fourth Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On July 4, 2012 @ 5:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Fourth of July reads to start a revolution:

• A Rally Slams into Resistance (Barron’s [1]see also Volatility Surges in S&P 500 With Volume Lowest in Decade (Bloomberg [2])
• Former Brokers Say JPMorgan Favored Selling Bank’s Own Funds Over Others (DealBook [3])
WTF?!? Wall Street Supporters in Congress Unmoved by Libor Probe (Bloomberg [4])
• Hot new filing claims internal docs show rating agencies lied on MBS (Reuters [5]) see also Morgan Stanley Got S&P to Inflate Ratings, Investors Say (Bloomberg [6])
• Financial Giants Are Moving Jobs Off Wall Street (NYT [7])
• Chinese corruption and looting on a vast scale: industry, government, and military (BoingBoing [8])
• Giving Health Care a Chance to Evolve (NYT [9])
• Now it’s conservatives who suspect a ‘political’ Supreme Court (Washington Post [10])
• The Dog That Voted and Other Election Fraud Yarns (MoJo [11])
• Microsoft’s Downfall: Inside the Executive E-mails and Cannibalistic Culture That Felled a Tech Giant (Vanity Fair [12])

What are you reading?

 

Consumers Unlikely to Rekindle the Recovery
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Source: WSJ [14]


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[1] Barron’s: http://online.barrons.com/article/SB50001424053111903431804577503082950731666.html?mod=djembdr_t

[2] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-02/volatility-surging-in-s-p-500-with-volume-lowest-in-decade-1-.html

[3] DealBook: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/07/02/ex-brokers-say-jpmorgan-favored-selling-banks-own-funds-over-others/?nl=business&emc=edit_dlbkam_20120703

[4] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-03/wall-street-supporters-in-congress-unmoved-by-libor-probe.html

[5] Reuters: http://newsandinsight.thomsonreuters.com/Legal/News/ViewNews.aspx?id=51259&terms=%40ReutersTopicCodes+CONTAINS+%27ANV%27

[6] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-02/morgan-stanley-pushed-s-p-to-boost-ratings-investors-say.html

[7] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/02/business/finance-jobs-leave-wall-street-as-firms-cut-costs.html?_r=2&ref=business&pagewanted=all

[8] BoingBoing: http://boingboing.net/2012/06/28/chinese-corruption-and-looting.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

[9] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/01/business/health-care-ruling-lets-the-system-evolve-economic-view.html?_r=1&ref=business

[10] Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/now-its-conservatives-who-suspect-a-political-supreme-court/2012/07/02/gJQAnQ2OJW_story.html?hpid=z2&wp_login_redirect=0

[11] MoJo: http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2012/07/voter-suppression-kevin-drum?page=1

[12] Vanity Fair: http://www.vanityfair.com/online/daily/2012/07/microsoft-downfall-emails-steve-ballmer

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/NA-BR391_OUTLOO_G_20120701173903.jpg

[14] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/home-page?_nocache=1341322674376&user=welcome&mg=id-wsj

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