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Category: Financial Press

10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • What the Islamic State’s currency tells us about the bloody origins of money (Quartz) see also Hedge Funds Cut Gold Bets in Fastest Exit This Year (Bloomberg) • Time for a ‘melt-up’: the coming global boom (Reuters) • Bad vs. Basic: Kip McDaniel on identifying the bad and the basic in…Read More

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10 Monday AM Reads

Once more into the breach, with the latest morning train reads: • The Folklore of Finance: Beliefs That Contribute to Investors’ Failure (NY Times) • Why the US has the most powerful currency on the planet (Quartz) see also The Inflation News Just Got Better (MoneyBeat) • Abe’s choice between recovery and fiscal sustainability in Japan (FT)…Read More

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10 Sunday Reads

My Sunday morning reads: • Doubting the Economic Data? Consider the Source (NY Times) • Housel: If Other Industries Were Like Wall Street (Motley Fool) • SPDR Gold Trust Is Having a Bummer of a Birthday (Bloomberg) • Amazon and Hachette Resolve Dispute (NY Times) see also How Did Amazon End Up as Literary Enemy No. 1? (Vanity…Read More

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10 Weekend Reads

That sure was a fun week! Settle into your favorite chair with a hot cup of Kona, and enjoy our longer form weekend readings! • Glory To The New Bond King: Bill Gross’ spectacular fall from the top of the bond market has put tens of billions in play at a time when minuscule yields demand a fixed-income superstar. (Forbes)…Read More

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10 Friday Reads

Busy day today — be sure to check back at 7am for some breaking news. Meanwhile, our morning train reads: • How pensions make investing too complex (Fortune) • They’re Old, They’re Rich and, Too Bad for the Economy, They’re Kind of Tight (Bloomberg) see also Everybody’s Favorite New Myth About Millennials: They’re Bad at…Read More

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10 Thursday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • What the stock market can teach you about your own personality (The Guardian) • The End of De-Risking: Alternative managers are fighting for their business by creating novel ways to de-risk—but are these nontraditional avenues better than liability-driven investing? (Chief Investment Officer) • Three Hidden Red Flags for Stock Investors (Barron’s) •…Read More

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10 Thursday AM Reads

My morning afternoon train reads: • Stock Returns After Periods of Above Average Performance (Wealth of Common Sense) see also 52-Week High and Momentum Investing (Alpha Architect) • Michael Lewis: Extreme Wealth Is Bad for Everyone—Especially the Wealthy (TNR) • “Bear’s Anonymous” Finance’s Answer to A.A. (Cassandra Does Tokyo) see also A final purge to…Read More

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10 Wednesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Today’s Financial Market Risk-Taking Looks a Lot Like 2006 (Real Time Economics) • S&P 500 headed to 2,500, courtesy of Japan? (Jon Markman) see also The 20-Year Bull Market (Crossing Wall Street) • Why Jeremy Grantham is Right about Corporate Profit Margins (Advisor Perspectives) • Bad vs. Basic: Kip McDaniel on identifying the bad…Read More

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10 Wednesday AM Reads

My morning train reads: • The Pension Wars: Finite assets. Infinite managers. The battle is on. (CIO) • Buffett Said He Paid a Lot. $15 Billion Later, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Is a Cash Machine. ‘He Stole It’ (Bloomberg) • An Audience with RAFI’s Rob Arnott (TRB) • How Costco is Crushing the Competition (The Firstadopter) •…Read More

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