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10 Thursday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 29, 2013 @ 10:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reading:

• CNBC hits 20-year ratings nadir (New York Post [1])
• After mega-LBO boom, a massive private equity cleanup (Reuters [2])
• Sony’s Newest Hit? Find It in Apple and Samsung Phones (Bloomberg [3])
• Michael Mauboussin, Interview No. 4 (Farnam Street [4])
• Hank Paulson: Break up Fannie & Freddie but leave the big banks alone (Fortune [5])
• The Difference Between Risk and Fear (A Dash of Insight [6])
• Figuring Out What Time Is the Right Time to Start Hiring (NYT [7]) see also Stop Texting: Bosses Say ‘Pick Up the Phone’ (WSJ [8])
• The Oil Drum, peak oil and why some good blogs don’t last (FT Alphaville [9])
• Why the Onion is Wrong About CNN and Miley Cyrus (Variety [10])
• Intelligence on Weapons No ‘Slam Dunk’ (Associated Press [11])

What are you reading?


Oil (Inflation-Adjusted)
Chart [12]
Source: Chart of the Day [13]

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URLs in this post:

[1] New York Post: http://www.nypost.com/p/news/business/bad_news_cnbc_hits_year_ratings_gS0JavjM2qPxon3gxOqr9O

[2] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/08/28/us-lbohangover-analysis-idUSBRE97R08E20130828

[3] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-08-28/sony-s-newest-hit-find-it-in-apple-and-samsung-phones.html

[4] Farnam Street: http://www.farnamstreetblog.com/2013/08/michael-mauboussin-interview-no-4/

[5] Fortune: http://finance.fortune.cnn.com/2013/08/28/hank-paulson-fannie-freddie/

[6] A Dash of Insight: http://oldprof.typepad.com/a_dash_of_insight/2013/08/the-difference-between-risk-and-fear.htmls

[7] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/29/business/smallbusiness/figuring-out-when-its-time-to-add-an-employee.html?pagewanted=all

[8] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323407104579036714155366866.html

[9] FT Alphaville: http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2013/08/29/1572682/the-oil-drum-peak-oil-and-why-some-good-blogs-dont-last/

[10] Variety: http://variety.com/2013/digital/news/why-the-onion-is-wrong-about-cnn-and-miley-cyrus-1200589821/

[11] Associated Press: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_UNITED_STATES_SYRIA_INTELLIGENCE_DOUBTS?CTIME=2013-08-29-03-11-56&SECTION=HOME&SITE=AP&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

[12] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/Chart5.jpg

[13] Chart of the Day: http://www.chartoftheday.com/20130828.htm?T

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