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10 Thursday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 26, 2013 @ 9:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Good morning.  Here’s what I’m looking at today:

• S&P 500 Hits 42nd Record Close, Most Since 1998 (Barron’s [1])
• Merry F%@#ing Buyback Christmas (Reformed Broker [2])
• An economist’s guide to gift-giving (WonkBlog [3])
• 8½ Things That Went Right in 2013 (Businessweek [4])
•  Perenially wrong bank analyst Bove defends TBTF banks: Why the US needs big banks (NY Post [5]Man, that litigation seems to have broken his spirit
• China cash crunch symbolises central bank policy quandary (FT [6])
• Japan’s stock rally might not be finished (WSJ [7])
• When ‘60 Minutes’ Checks Its Journalistic Skepticism at the Door (NY Times [8])
• $1B/year climate denial network exposed (BoingBoing [9]) see also  Institutionalizing delay: foundation funding and the creation of U.S. climate change counter-movement organizations (Springer [10])
• How Iron Maiden found its worst music pirates — then went and played for them (Cite World [11])

What are you reading?


Asset Class Performance for the Cycle
Source: Short Side of Long [13]

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URLs in this post:

[1] Barron’s: http://blogs.barrons.com/stockstowatchtoday/2013/12/23/sp-500-hits-42nd-record-close-most-since-1998/

[2] Reformed Broker: http://www.thereformedbroker.com/2013/12/25/merry-fing-buyback-christmas/

[3] WonkBlog: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/12/25/an-economists-guide-to-gift-giving/

[4] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-12-19/what-went-right-in-2013-health-costs-women-leaders-u-dot-s-dot-oil-and-more

[5] NY Post: http://nypost.com/2013/12/21/why-the-us-needs-big-banks/

[6] FT: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/c1f11676-6c05-11e3-85b1-00144feabdc0.html

[7] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304244904579278373673135210

[8] NY Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/23/business/media/when-60-minutes-checks-its-journalistic-skepticism-at-the-door.html?pagewanted=all

[9] BoingBoing: http://boingboing.net/2013/12/23/1byear-climate-denial-networ.html

[10] Springer: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-013-1018-7

[11] Cite World: http://www.citeworld.com/consumerization/22803/iron-maiden-musicmetric

[12] Image: http://i0.wp.com/shortsideoflong.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/Performance-Since-Late-2008.png?resize=625%2C328

[13] Short Side of Long: http://shortsideoflong.com/2013/12/asset-class-performance-cycle/

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