Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Wednesday AM Reads

Its Wednesday, and we have only had two snowstorms so far this week, with another expected tomorrow. No worries, there is only 16 days to Spring. And, our morning train reads:

• Wall Street Has Its Eyes on Millennials’ $30 Trillion Inheritance (Bloomberg)
• Innovation, not easy money, is behind the Nasdaq’s return to 5,000 (MarketWatchsee also The Last Nasdaq 5000 Was Happier (Real Time Economics)
• Why Buzzfeed is the most important news organization in the world (Stratechery)
• Wolf: The riches and perils of the fossil-fuel age (FTsee also US running out of room to store oil; price collapse next? (AP)
• India’s Failure to Cut Import Duty on Gold Hurts Prices (WSJ)

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Category: Financial Press

10 Tuesday AM Reads

Good Nasdaq 5,000 morning, a long time coming to say the least. We are not letting any irrational exuberance impact our morning train reads: • Reasons to worry about US equities (FT) but see Callaway: This time Nasdaq 5000 is different (USAT) • You Guys Realize The Apple Watch Is Going To Flop, Right? (FastCo Design) • Buy-and-Hold Fund Prospers…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Monday AM Reads

Welcome back to the workweek. Here are our snowy Monday morning train reads: • A Dozen Things Taught by Warren Buffett in his 50th Anniversary Letter that will Benefit Ordinary Investors (25IQ) see also Uncle Warren Explains It All to You (Epicurean Dealmaker) • Institutions Pour Cash Into Bond ETFs (WSJ) • 8 things millennials want—and don’t want—show how different…Read More

Category: Financial Press

Lefsetz on Bill O’Reilly

Karma’s a bitch. They’re out to get him, but it’s Bill’s response that has me flummoxed. Why does everybody in power double-down, why do they try and blow their attacker’s house down? It makes men look foolish, that they can’t admit that they are wrong, believing he with the biggest megaphone wins when it really…Read More

Category: Financial Press, Television, Think Tank

10 Sunday Reads

Pour some coffee, and settle in for our hand-curated Sunday morning reads: • Corporate Borrowing Now Flows To Shareholders, Not Productive Investment (IB Times) • Texas shale boom town ‘hurting bad’ in oil slump (FT) see also Investors ask oil companies to disclose refineries’ risks from climate change (The Guardian) • Negative interest rates are here to stay — so get…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Weekend Reads

Quite a week this was. Settle into to your favorite easy chair, pour yourself some fresh brewed Sumatra, and enjoy these longer form weekend reads: • In Greenbacks We Trust (NYT Magazine) • False Hope: Most trading strategies are not tested rigorously enough (The Economist) • Dark Leviathan: The reluctant king of the hidden internet (Aeon) • The Great…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Friday AM Reads

A long week skitters to an end. And, our morning train reads: • America’s trading desks are imploding (Quartz) • On the Extremes: Dont take a permanent bearish directional bias on life (Pragmatic Capitalism) • As Hedge Fund Returns Falter, Money Continues to Flow In (NYT) • Something economists thought was impossible is happening in Europe (Vox) • Housel: The Blind Forecaster (Fool)…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Thursday AM Reads

I can tell you one thing: It’s good not to have a job that requires annual testimony in front of idiots. Selecting 10 bulleted morning train reads is much less stressful: • Can stocks rise in spite of weak earnings growth? (SKrisiloff) • What is Google’s Market Share for Search? (Priceonomics) see also YouTube: 1 Billion Viewers, No Profit…Read More

Category: Financial Press

TDS: Better Call Foul

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Category: Financial Press, Humor, Television, Weekend

10 Wednesday AM Reads

This morning’s train reads were prepared with a heavy heart, but no worries, we still have you covered: • The Nasdaq is doing the most bullish thing a market can do (MarketWatch) but see As FTSE Hits a 15 year Record, Beneath the Surface . . . (Moneybeat) • Climbing the Great Wall of Worry in China (Market Anthropology) • The…Read More

Category: Financial Press