Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Sunday Reads

My Easy like Sunday morning reads:

• Shitcoin: a Modest Proposal. (Loper OS)
• I Was an Amazon Chew Toy: “The dog-friendly offices always had their doors closed, lest the dogs escape.” (The Awl)
• Shiller: What Good Are Economists? (Project Syndicate)
• What’s So Bad About Cheap Oil? (NYT)
• Attorney General Holder limits civil seizure process that split billions of dollars with local and state police (Washington Post)
• “The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven” Recants Story, Rebukes Christian Retailers (Pulpit and Pen)
• Eaten up with guilt: Roll on February and an end to New Year’s nutritional self-flagellation (FT)
• Supreme Court to Decide Marriage Rights for Gay Couples Nationwide (NY Times)
• Jolly New Jersey Governor Doesn’t Give a Shit About New Jersey (Rude Pundit) see also State Contends in Court That Christie’s 2011 Pension Reform Is Unconstitutional (NJ Spotlight)
• 5 charts that explain 2014′s record-smashing heat (Mother Jones)

What are you reading?

 

 

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Category: Financial Press

10 Weekend Reads

That was a week for the record books. Settle into your favorite easy chair, fill a mug of hot joe, and enjoy our longer form weekend reads: • Google Search Will Be Your Next Brain (Medium) • How stories change hearts and brains (Aeon) see also What are some of the most mind-blowing facts that sound…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Friday AM Reads

Good Friday morn. Heckuva week, but its almost over. To tide you til the weekend, here are our morning train reads: • Behold The Carnage: Hedge Funds Most Short The Swiss Franc Since June 2013 (Zero Hedge) see also Top 10 Hedge Fund Trends for 2015 (All About Alpha) • 29 Charts Worth Your Time…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Thursday AM Reads

Futures are all over the place this morning. I’ll let you know what they mean arounbd 4pm today. Oh, and my morning train reads: • Passive is Massive (FT) • Why you should buy the most despised company in America (Marketwatch) see also Buy What You Hate (TBP) • Nine Reasons Why Bond Yields Are…Read More

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10 Wednesday AM Reads

Welcome to hump day, following an ugly inta-day reversal yesterday. Future look soft, as we seem to be taking directions from Europe. Oh, and our morning train reads: • What’s Behind the Drop in Oil Prices? Simple Economics (NYT) • Job Openings Rise Near 14-Year High In November (Real Time Economics) see also Three Signs…Read More

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10 Tuesday AM Reads

Futures look to regain most of yesterday’s sell off — kinda just like yesterday’s futures looked (didn’t work out too well). And, our morning train reads: • For Bond Investors, Ignoring Expert Advice Has Been Profitable (NYT) see also Investors Shift Bets on Fed Rate Increase (WSJ) • A Dozen Things I’ve Learned from Tom Murphy About…Read More

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10 Monday AM Reads

Reset: A new week begins, a fresh chance to see what will be. Oh, and our morning train reads: • Return of the Stockpickers: Active managers seek to recapture their lost glory as interest rates rise. (Barron’s) but see Hedge Funds Take Cautious Line on Stocks Use of Leverage Declines; Wall Street Analysts Recommend Shares…Read More

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10 Sunday AM Reads

Good Sunday morning. Some reads selected to round out your weekend: • Facts and fantasies about commodities (Reuters) see also OPEC Tries Stamping Out Frackers (BloombergView) • Closely Watched Inflation Gauge Falls to Lowest Level in 14 Years (WSJ) • ECB Weighs Bond Purchases Up to 500 Billion Euros to Juice Economy (Bloomberg) see also…Read More

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10 Weekend Reads

Good Saturday morning. To cap off a fast moving week, pour yourself a strong cup of joe, and settle into your favorite chair for our longer form, weekend reads: • The Real Story of How America Became an Economic Superpower (The Atlantic) • Thoughts on “Teaching Economics After the Crash” (Medium) • The War Nerd: More proof…Read More

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10 Friday AM Reads

Between the markets, the bone chilling cold, and the terrorist attack in Paris, this weekemd cannot get here soon enough. Of course, we have your morning train reads: • 2014 was Hedge Funds’ Annus Horribilis (CIO) • Once the biggest ETF in the land, GLD is No Longer in Top 10 (ETF) • Beating the…Read More

Category: Financial Press