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10 Thursday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On September 27, 2012 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reading:

• Plunge in Goods Orders May Restrain U.S. Expansion (Bloomberg [1])
• Are financial advisers worth their fee? (Market Watch [2])
• Credit Swaps – A Travesty of a Mockery of a Sham (CFO [3])
WTF? Fidelity’s stock funds eclipsed by bond and money market assets (Reuters [4])
• The “dividend tax” cliff approaches: Implications for stocks (Musings on Markets [5])
• Cellphones Are Eating the Family Budget (WSJ [6])
• Why Twitter Is Already Bigger Than Facebook (Forbes [7])
• Apple-Google Maps Talks Crashed Over Voice-Guided Directions (All Things D [8]) see all Apple had over a year left on Google Maps contract, Google scrambling to build iOS app (The Verge [9])
• How the brain filters bad news (Guardian [10])
Hilarity ensues:  My Name is Joe Biden and I’ll Be Your Server (New Yorker [11])

What are you reading?

 

Nearly 400,000 More Jobs Added Than First Thought
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Source: WSJ [13]


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URLs in this post:

[1] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-09-27/orders-for-u-s-capital-goods-signal-business-spending-slowdown.html

[2] Market Watch: http://www.marketwatch.com/Story/story/print?guid=093ED014-03F1-11E2-ABC8-002128049AD6

[3] CFO: http://www3.cfo.com/blogs/banking-cap-markets/banking--capital-markets/2012/09/2e8008ec-03dc-489e-81e4-2edff95e624e

[4] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/26/us-fidelity-bonds-idUSBRE88P1U520120926

[5] Musings on Markets: http://aswathdamodaran.blogspot.com/2012/09/the-dividend-tax-cliff-approaches.html

[6] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444083304578018731890309450.html?mod=e2tw

[7] Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/ericjackson/2012/09/26/facebooks-myspace-moment-why-twitter-is-already-bigger-than-facebook/

[8] All Things D: http://allthingsd.com/20120926/apple-google-maps-talks-crashed-over-voice-guided-directions/

[9] The Verge: http://www.theverge.com/2012/9/25/3407614/apple-over-a-year-left-on-google-maps-contract-google-maps-ios-app

[10] Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/blog/2012/sep/25/how-brain-filters-bad-news

[11] New Yorker: http://www.newyorker.com/humor/2012/10/01/121001sh_shouts_barol

[12] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/JOBS_e.jpg

[13] WSJ: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2012/09/27/nearly-400000-more-jobs-added-than-first-thought/

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