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10 Friday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On April 12, 2013 @ 9:30 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My heavy-on-WSJ (for reasons unknown) Friday morning readings:

• Big Round Numbers In Sight for Stocks (WSJ [1]) but see Trading Volumes Fall for Big Firms (WSJ [2])
• Did Intrade Close Because of Embezzlement? (Rajiv Sethi [3])
• Dissecting the Variety of Price-Earnings Ratios (Charles Schwab [4]) see also Making Adjustments (ie What if 2008 Never Happened?) (Mebane Faber Research [5])
• Brain Drain: 120,000 Professionals Leave Greece Amid Crisis (Siegel [6])
• Microsoft Can’t Keep Up in a Mobile World (WSJ [7])
• What currency will challenge the dollar? (MarketWatch [8]see also Krugman: Goldbuggery and the Lust for Gold (NYT [9]
• Will Baby Boomers Drag Down Growth? (WSJ [10])
• 48% of U.S. teens own an iPhone. 62% plan to buy one. (Fortune [11]) see also T-Mobile Debuts $99 iPhone Today in Bid to Stem Customer Exodus (Bloomberg [12])
• Who Killed The Deep Space Climate Observatory? (Popsci [13])
• Elizabeth Warren: Banks Determined Number of Victims of Their Own Foreclosure Frauds (Wall Street on Parade [14]) see also Has financialization gone too far? (New Republic [15])

What are you reading?


Two Firms Amass Much of World’s Copper Supply
Source: WSJ [17]

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[1] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323741004578416200572771698.html?mod=ITP_moneyandinvesting_3

[2] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324010704578415060218640902.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

[3] Rajiv Sethi: http://rajivsethi.blogspot.com/2013/04/haircuts-on-intrade.html

[4] Charles Schwab: http://www.schwab.com/public/schwab/resource_center/expert_insight/todays_market/sonders/eye_of_beholder.html

[5] Mebane Faber Research: http://www.mebanefaber.com

[6] Siegel: http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/unemployment-and-recession-in-greece-lead-to-brian-drain-a-893519.html

[7] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324010704578416882618709450.html?mod=rss_Technology

[8] MarketWatch: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/what-currency-will-challenge-the-dollar-2013-04-10

[9] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/12/opinion/krugman-lust-for-gold.html?ref=opinion&_r=1&

[10] WSJ: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2013/04/11/will-aging-baby-boomers-drag-down-u-s-growth/

[11] Fortune: http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2013/04/09/apple-teen-survey-iphone/

[12] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-04-12/t-mobile-debuts-99-iphone-today-in-bid-to-stem-customer-exodus.html

[13] Popsci: http://www.popsci.com/technology/article/2011-03/lost-satellite?single-page-view=true&src=longreads

[14] Wall Street on Parade: http://wallstreetonparade.com/2013/04/elizabeth-warren’s-foreclosure-settlement-bombshell-banks-determined-the-number-of-victims-of-their-own-foreclosure-frauds/

[15] New Republic: http://www.newrepublic.com/article/112679/how-save-american-finance-itself#

[16] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/COPPER2010_4.jpeg

[17] WSJ: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324010704578415041545251264.html

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