My morning reading:
• Best and Worst Investing Advice During the Shutdown (HuffPo)
• 20% YTD, is that Normal? (Mebane Faber)
• Stockbroker Arb Slates Wiped Clean 9 Out of 10 Times When “EXPUNGEMENT” Sought in Settled Cases (PIABA) see also Stockbroker Requests to Scrub Complaints Are Often Granted (WSJ)
• Sell Winners – Hold Losers? (Seeking Wisdom)
• Stay Put, Young Man (Washington Monthly)
• Ten Trends the Washington Compromise Will Not Change at All (24/7 Wall St)
• The practice of practising (Telegraph)
• Twitter’s huge payday for early investors (Fortune)
• The Butterfly that Started the Apple Tsunami (Chris Fralic) see also PCs: Q3 Down 9%, Says Gartner; 2014 Likely Down Again (Barron’s)
• As largest star in Milky Way dies, fascinated scientists look on (Christian Science Monitor)
What are you reading?
Gallup Economic Confidence Index
Source: Chart of the Day
Category: Financial Press
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