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10 Midweek PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 12, 2012 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reads:

• Fed Expands Asset Buying, Links Rates to Joblessness (Bloomberg [1]) see also Bernanke Critics Can’t Fight Bonds Showing No Inflation (Businessweek [2])
• From Bernie Madoff to Steven Cohen, Enabling Suspiciously High Returns (ProPublica [3])
• Surprise—We Made $23 Billion Off AIG! (The Daily Beast [4])
• Japan should scare the eurozone (FT Alphaville [5])
• Buffett Joins Soros in Effort to Raise Taxes on Estates (Bloomberg [6]) see also Unlikely Backers in a Battle Over Taxes (NYT [7])
• Rally in PC Stocks Is a Yawner. Google Fiber Is a “Disruptor” (Barron’s [8])
• Why you’re right to be obsessed with Apple stock (Fortune [9]) see also The real threat that Samsung poses to Apple (ASYMCO [10])
• Discovered: The World’s (Probably) Earliest Dinosaur (The Atlantic [11])
• A question that Twitter needs to ask itself (Gigaom [12])
• Religious Monument Gets a Sidekick: Bill of Rights (NYT [13])

What are you reading?

 

Analysts Get Gloomy, Right on Schedule
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Source: WSJ [15]


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[1] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-12/fed-boosts-qe-with-45-billion-in-monthly-treasury-purchases.html

[2] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-12-12/bernanke-critics-can-t-fight-bonds-showing-no-inflation

[3] ProPublica: http://www.propublica.org/thetrade/item/from-bernie-madoff-to-steven-cohen-enabling-suspiciously-high-returns

[4] The Daily Beast: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/12/11/surprise-we-made-23-billion-off-aig.html

[5] FT Alphaville: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/d447376a-4389-11e2-a48c-00144feabdc0,Authorised=false.html?_i_location=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fcms%2Fs%2F0%2Fd447376a-4389-11e2-a48c-00144feabdc0.html&_i_referer=#axzz2ErFpErSl

[6] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-11/buffett-joins-soros-in-effort-to-raise-taxes-on-estates.html

[7] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/business/top-executives-end-opposition-to-higher-taxes.html

[8] Barron’s: http://online.barrons.com/article/SB50001424052748703555704578157413877765932.html?mod=BOL_twm_col#

[9] Fortune: http://finance.fortune.cnn.com/2012/12/06/apple-stock-investing/

[10] ASYMCO: http://www.asymco.com/2012/12/07/the-real-threat-that-samsung-poses-to-apple/

[11] The Atlantic: http://m.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2012/12/discovered-probably-the-worlds-earliest-dinosaur/265942/

[12] Gigaom: http://gigaom.com/2012/12/11/a-question-that-twitter-needs-to-ask-itself/

[13] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/us/chris-bliss-builds-monument-to-bill-of-rights.html?ref=todayspaper

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/falling-down.jpg

[15] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324339204578171741018054064.html

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