Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Sunday Reads

Good Sunday morn. Pour yourself some Joe, and enjoy our morning reads:

• 5 Days That Taught Investors All They Need to Know (WSJ)
• A Tale of Two Liquidities (Bloomberg View)
• U.S. In-Foreclosure Sales Drops to 15 Year Low in July (World Property Journal)
• Even for Companies, the U.S. Is Split Between Haves and Have-Nots (Harvard Business Review)
• The Secrets of Germany’s Success: What Europe’s Manufacturing Powerhouse Can Teach America (Foreign Affairs) see also Features of German Labor and Employment Law (WilmerHale)
• Why Gogo’s Infuriatingly Expensive, Slow Internet Still Owns the Skies (Bloomberg)
• Hacker Killed by Drone Was Islamic State’s ‘Secret Weapon’ (WSJ)
• The Real Media Machine Behind Trump: Conservative Talk Radio (Buzzfeed) see also There’s Evidence That Trump’s Polling Support Is Overstated (The Upshot)
• Review: Tesla Model S P90D (Wired)
• Banksy’s Dismaland: ‘a theme park unsuitable for children’ – in pictures (The Guardian)

What are you reading?

 

The Evolution of America’s Energy Supply

Source: Visual Capitalist

 

 

Category: Financial Press

10 Weekend Reads

Saturday arrives, and just in time. Pour yourself a tall mug of Two Volcanoes coffee, and settle in for our longer form weekend reads: • Unreliable Experts: Getting in the way of outstanding performance (What Works On Wall Street) • 31 million men, 12,000 women: Almost None of the Women in the Ashley Madison Database Ever Used the Site (Gizmodo)…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Friday AM Reads

What a week! You are almost to the goal line. Our morning train reads will see you through: • Computers are the new Dumb Money (TRB) see also How ETF investors messed up during this week’s market scramble (Yahoo Finance) • Hedge Funds Bruised by Stocks’ Meltdown: A tumble in share prices stunned many hedge-fund managers and erased the…Read More

Category: Financial Press

37 Bears!

I know a bear on the cover is bullish, but what about 37 bears?   via Bloomberg BusinessWeek   Oy!   Previously:• Uh-Oh: Time Magazine on Housing (June 6, 2005) BEARISH• Uh-Oh: Facebook’s Zuckerberg is Time Man of the Year (December 17th, 2010) BEARISH• Uh-Oh: Gold on the Cover of NYT Magazine? (May 15th, 2011) BEARISH• NYT Sunday Business: Magazine Cover Indicator? (January 1, 2012)…Read More

Category: Contrary Indicators, Financial Press, Markets

10 Thursday AM Reads

Almost recovered. Who ever would have imagined it would be this easy?! Don’t relax just yet — you still have our morning train reads: • Margin Calls Bite Investors: Banks Loans secured by investment portfolios have become a booming business for Wall Street brokerages; the bill comes due (WSJ) • Corrections: What Do People Hear? (Irrelevant Investor) • Dudley Puts The…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Wednesday AM Reads

After yesterday’s reversal, it looks as if this has not finished running its course. My morning train reads: • Market pullbacks: We Could Really Use the Rain (L.K. Benson & Company) see also A 0.5% Day (Irrelevant Investor) • How Silver Wrecked China (BV) • The Stock Market Plunge Is Great News for Walmart (Slate) • The Upside of a…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Tuesday AM Reads

My two-fer-Tuesday morning train reads: • How the Stock Market Performs Before and After Big Drops and Big Rallies (Crossing Wall Street) see also Yellen Confronts Greenspan Oasis Warning as She Weighs Rate Rise (Bloomberg) • What to do during market volatility? Perhaps nothing. (Vanguard) see also Investment Strategies for Volatile Markets (Fidelity) • Ten Smart Things Said About Market Corrections (Ivanhoff Capital) see also The…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Monday AM Reads

China down 8.5% set the tone for the day. No matter, we have you covered with our forecast-free morning train reads: • These Charts Show How Hard China Has Hit Global Markets (Bloomberg) see also Emerging Markets Lead the Plunge (Barron’s) • Why are the markets dropping? Don’t blame the Fed. (WonkBlog) • How low the stock market can go (USAT) see…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Sunday Morning Reads

My easy like Sunday morning reads: • 5 Things Investors Shouldn’t Do Now (Briefly) • The worst question of them all (Bason Asset Management) see also The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Irrelevant Investor) • The Volition Bias (Crossing Wall Street) • Soaring Art Market Attracts a New Breed of Advisers for Collectors (NYT) • Mario Gabelli: Stock-Picking Treasure or…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Weekend Reads

That was some week! Pour yourself some slow brewed java, and kick back with our longer form weekend reads: • The Machine that Changed the World: Computers and modern finance entered the world together (Economic Principals) • The Market Impact of Passive Trading (Research Affiliates) • Will Advances in Technology Create a Jobless Future? (MIT Technology Review) • The…Read More

Category: Financial Press