My afternoon train reading:
• Welcome to the ‘Dirty Harry’ market (MSN)
• Stocks deleted from DJIA sharply outperform those added, 173% vs 65% (WSJ) see also Dismantle the Decrepit Dow (Businessweek)
• Updating the Yale Model (Above the Market)
• Majoring in Money (Barron’s)
• Beating the SEC in court wasn’t enough for Mark Cuban. Now he wants to take the fight outside (WSJ) see also So What’s Wrong With Fining JPMorgan Chase $13 Billion? (New Yorker)
• The jobs report was totally blech. And it may get worse. (Washington Post)
• Down and out: the French flee a nation in despair (Telegraph) see also Survivor of 150 Years of Turmoil Faces Abenomics Burial (Bloomberg)
• The shale-gas boom won’t do much for climate change. But it will make us a bit richer. (Washington Post)
• Sales Are Colossal, Shares Are Soaring. All Amazon.com Is Missing Is a Profit. (NYT) see also How long will Google keep burning money on Motorola? (The Verge)
• Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex? (The Guardian)
What are you reading?
Category: Financial Press
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