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10 MidWeek AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On March 13, 2013 @ 10:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Some reads to start your day:

• Gold is the worst investment of 2013 (Quartz [1])
• Our 5 Favorite ETFs Launched in the Past 6 Months (MorningStar [2])
• Preparing for Day When Rates Rise (WSJ [3]) see also Bernanke Provokes Mystery Over Fed Stimulus Exit (Bloomberg [4])
• Blessings of Low Taxes Remain Unproved (NYT [5])
• How Apple Gets All the Good Apps (WSJ [6]) but see Samsung Targets Galaxy 4 at Apple’s Core iPhone Market (Bloomberg [7])
Who could have foreseen that? Financial irregularities killed Intrade  (New Yorker [8])
• Don’t fall for Pentagon spin (Salon [9]) see also Pentagon needs $12.6 billion per year through 2037 for F-35 (Yahoo Finance [10])
• Your adviser could be a psychopath (msn money [11])
WTF? US teenager crafts early detection tool for cancer (global post [12]) see also How “Breakthrough Medical Findings” Disappear (Same Facts [13])
• Ferrari 458 Lets CEO Hit Le Mans Like Steve McQueen (Bloomberg [14])

What are you reading?

 

Massive bear markets (50%+ declines) since 1896
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Source: Chart of the Day [16]


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URLs in this post:

[1] Quartz: http://qz.com/61896/gold-is-the-worst-investment-of-2013/

[2] MorningStar: http://news.morningstar.com/articlenet/article.aspx?id=587701

[3] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324096404578352101873739508.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

[4] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-11/bernanke-provokes-mystery-over-fed-stimulus-exit.html

[5] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/13/business/effectiveness-of-tax-cuts-on-lifting-the-economy-is-unproved.html?ref=business&_r=1&pagewanted=all&

[6] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323826704578356283893015710.html?mod=WSJ_hp_EditorsPicks

[7] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-12/samsung-targets-galaxy-4-at-apple-s-core-iphone-market.html

[8] New Yorker: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/johncassidy/2013/03/whatever-happened-to-intrade.html

[9] Salon: http://www.salon.com/2013/03/12/despite_hype_defense_industry_still_thriving_after_sequestration/

[10] Yahoo Finance: http://finance.yahoo.com/news/pentagon-needs-12-6-billion-222706531.html

[11] msn money: http://money.msn.com/retirement-plan/your-adviser-could-be-a-psychopathe

[12] global post: http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130228/us-teenager-crafts-early-detection-tool-cancer

[13] Same Facts: http://www.samefacts.com/2013/01/health-and-medicine/how-breakthrough-medical-findings-disappear/

[14] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-12/ferrari-458-lets-ceo-hit-le-mans-like-steve-mcqueen.html

[15] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/20130313.gif

[16] Chart of the Day: http://www.chartoftheday.com/20130313.htm?T

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