Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Thursday AM Reads

My morning pre-fishing reads (continues here):

• When Entertainment Passes for Investment Advice (Bloomberg View) see also Chief economists are the new marketers (WaPo)
• There’s ALWAYS a divergence (TRB)
• Hard Truth: Successful Investing Involves a Lot of Luck (Motley Fool)
• Global QE ends as China opens second front in bond tapering (Telegraph) see also Is global chaos the new normal? (LA Times)

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10 MidWeek AM Reads

My morning airplane reads (continues here): • Blackstone’s Byron Wien: Why S&P 500 Could Hit 2300 This Year (MoneyBeat) • Realtor.com’s new economist won’t tell you ‘It’s a great time to buy or sell a home’ (Inman News) • How well we don’t understand probability (Flowing Data) see also Uncertainty About How Best to Convey…Read More

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10 Tuesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Fed’s rate debate looks set to heat up (WSJ) • Rhode Island Denies Newspaper Access to Records of Hedge Fund Investments by Pension System (Pension360) • The Paradox of the Argentine Debt Drama (Bloomberg View) • Choose your parents wisely (Economist) • Million-Dollar U.S. Housing Loans Surge to Record Level (Bloomberg)…Read More

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10 Tuesday AM Reads

My morning train reads (continues here): • The significant problem in small cap (FT Alphaville) • The Gold Standard Was an Accident of History (Macro and Other Market Musings) • U.S. foreign-exchange trading drops nearly 20% (WSJ) • If you want to be rich and powerful, majoring in STEM is a good place to start…Read More

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10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Wall Street strategists have been left flat-footed by this year’s gain in the S&P 500 (WSJ) • How Much Can Corporate Sponsors Shape Pension Asset Allocation (Chief Investment Officer) • Gold Bugs Meet Bitcoin Believers to Supplant the Dollar (Bloomberg) • Canada banks tally their tax-compliance tab (WSJ) • Some…Read More

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10 Monday AM Reads

My morning  train reads (continues here): • 10 things you should know about Ace Greenberg (Reformed Broker) • China H-Shares Enter Bull Market on Stimulus Wagers (Bloomberg) • Why Buy-and-hold investing is impossible (MarketWatch) but see So you’re the world’s greatest trader? Taxes will fix that. (Washington Post) • Benchmark Blues (Streetwise Professor) continues here  …Read More

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10 Sunday Reads

My Sunday morning readings: • An Investing Primer For Millennials (Patrick O’Shaughnessy) • The Typical Household, Now Worth a Third Less (NY Times) see also Why voters aren’t angrier about economic inequality (NY Times) • Miller: Homebuying Gets a Housecleaning (BV) • Wealthfront Tax Loss Harvesting  – How NOT to Calculate Tax Alpha (Kitces) see…Read More

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10 Weekend Reads

Welcome to the weekend. Pour a cup of coffee, settle into your favorite chair, and enjoy our longer form reads: • Billion-Dollar Billy Beane (FiveThirtyEight) • Don’t tell anybody this story on HFT power jump trading (Bloomberg) • Soaring student debt sparks response from Catholic colleges (Catholic News Agency) • If you can’t choose wisely,…Read More

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10 Friday AM Reads

My morning train reads (continues here): • Charts that leave you no choice but to feel optimistic about the US economy (Quartz) • Corn farmers face a cash crunch (WSJ) but see Why is chocolate getting so expensive? (Slate) • Why Do Americans Stink at Math? (NY Times) see also Deficit scolds are the most…Read More

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10 Thursday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Eddie’s deep dive into explaining gold prices. (Crossing Wall Street) • Hot ETF sellers give distribution its due (FT) • Boring Is Good (Millennial Invest) • How to Build Expertise: Lessons From Peyton Manning (James Clear) see also Why Trying to Be Perfect Won’t Help You Achieve Your Goals (And…Read More

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