Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Monday PM Reads

My morning afternoon train reads (Ccontinues here):

• Get There: Washington Post’s new section on Personal Finance (WaPo)
• Chasing Past Peformance is Expensive (Irrelevant Investor)
• Rate Outlook: Invest for Uncertainty (Fidelity)
• An Emerging Price War in the World of Investment Advice (NYT)
• Corporate Profit Margins Have Officially Hit New Highs (Business Insider)
• A New Vision of VIX (Barron’s)
• Too Much Corn With Nowhere to Go as U.S. Sees Record Crop (Bloomberg)
• Its Edge Intact, Vice Is Chasing Hard News (NYT) see also Vox not living up to the hype, explained (Politico)
•Microsoft Admits Keeping $92 Billion Offshore to Avoid Paying $29 Billion in U.S. Taxes (International Financial Times)
• Yoga Makes You a Quicker, Better Thinker, Study Finds (Time) see also How Science Sold Me on Meditation, with Dan Harris (Big Think)

What are you reading?

Fewer Workers in the US Are Worried About Job Setbacks

Source: Gallup



Category: Financial Press

10 Monday AM Reads

Welcome to the last week of the summer! (How did the time slip away?) Enjoy your last days on the beach, we’ve got you covered with our honey-glazed morning reads: (continues here): • The Decline and Fall of Fund Managers (MoneyBeat) see also More than 10% of S&P 500 Assets Now Passive (Chief Investment Officer) •…Read More

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10 Sunday Reads

We wrestle the non stop parade of content into submission: • No bubble to burst: U.S. student debt is not housing (Vanguard) • Why Are You Outperforming? Why Are You Underperforming? (Meb Faber) • Norway’s gargantuan sovereign wealth fund, by the numbers (Quartz) • An Unfinished Chapter at Countrywide (NYT) • The Housing Being Built…Read More

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10 Weekend Reads

Good Saturday morning. Pour yourself a tall cup of hot black, settle into your favorite chair, and enjoy an especially robust set of hand curated longer form weekend reads: • The Making of Vladimir Putin (Politico) • Profits Without Prosperity: Post Great Recession, corporate profits and market have recovered booming. The resy of America has not…Read More

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10 Friday AM Reads

Is this week over already? How’d that happen? Don’t worry, our amuse-bouche of morning reads will ease you into the weekend: (continues here): • Investors Pour Into Vanguard, Eschewing Stock Pickers (WSJ) see also Just 35% of funds with 10-year track records beat the S&P 500 index on a 10-year annualized basis (AAII) • Hedge…Read More

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10 Thursday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Shiller P/E Shows Confidence in Profit Outlook (Bloomberg) • The Legend of Jackson Hole (FT Alphaville) • O’Shaugnessy: The Power of Habit (Yahoo Finance) • Is the World Getting Riskier? (Chief Investment Officer) • Have Americans really fallen out of love with driving? (Fortune) • Why surveillance companies hate the…Read More

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10 Thursday AM Reads

The endless parade of news never stops, which is why we bring you these hand-curated reads each morning (continues here): • Vanguard takes keys to Pimco’s bond kingdom (Investment News) • America Inc. Gets Schooled on Wages (WSJ) see also Overlooked Data Shows Japan Wages Rising (Real Time Economics) • Why Bank of America probably won’t…Read More

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10 Wednesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • How can you have euphoria when nobody gives a sh*t? (Reformed Broker) see also Seventy Years After Stock Market Crash, Six of Ten American Households Invested in Stock Market (Gallup) • The downsides of cheap corn (WonkBlog) • Why Your Hot Mutual Fund Probably Won’t Stay That Way (Fiscal Times)…Read More

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10 Wednesday AM Reads

It’s the middle of the week and we’re approaching the end of the summer. Have no fear, though, our expertly-curated morning train reads are here to help you: (continues here): • Buffett: If you’ve got 160 IQ, sell 30 points to somebody else because you won’t need it in investing (Farnam Street) • Stock market bubble?…Read More

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10 Tuesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Don’t fall into the trap of ignoring investment risks to chase returns (Financial Post) • Stock Returns: Between Shiller and DeLong (CEPR) • heh heh Legends of the financial blogosphere (Yahoo Finance Contributors Tumblr) • How long will the expansion last? (Economist) • For Interest Rates, Low Is the New…Read More

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