Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Sunday Reads

Good morning! Pour yourself some coffee, and enjoy these Sunday reads:

• Has the Stock Market Selloff Run Its Course? (Bloomberg) see also Nothing Grows Forever, Including the Stock Market (Bloomberg)
• Economic numerology: In fixing economics, a more honest use of numbers would be a start (Medium)
• California Town’s Bankruptcy Challenges Sanctity of Pensions (DealBook) but see Ruling Isn’t a Free Pass for Cities to Cut Pensions, Experts Say (Dealbook)
• Liftoff Q&A with Joshua Brown of Ritholtz Wealth Management (Abnormal Returns)
• New Pimco Captain’s Style: More Teamwork, Fewer TV Cameras (WSJ) but see What Will the Gross Exit Cost? (Chief Investment Officer)
• Six Years Later, We’re Still Litigating the Bailouts. Here’s What We Know. (Upshot)
• When $7 Million Is Average for Manhattan (Bloomberg)
• When Will the Obama Recovery Start Helping Democrats? (New Yorker)
• Alibaba’s Founder on Why His Company Is Killing It in China (Slate)
• Prince Songs To Fuck To, Ranked (Deadspin)

What’s for brunch?


Eurozone and U.S. Real GDP

Source: Washington Center For Equitable Growth


Category: Financial Press

10 Weekend Reads

Good Saturday morning. Pour yourself a tall cup of coffee, and settle in for our longer form reads:  • The Astonishing Story of the Federal Reserve on 9-11 (Daily Kos) • The Self-Made Man: The Story of America’s Most Pliable, Pernicious, Irrepressible Myth (Slate) • Revisiting the Lehman Brothers Bailout That Never Was  (NYT) • Zero…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Friday AM Reads

It’s been a heck of a week but before we start thinking about the next two days, we have one more to get through. Our slightly longer morning reads can help: • Asset-backed securities: Back from disgrace (FT) • Invest Like a Tech Tycoon: Silicon Valley moguls are investing smarter, with help from private bankers. (Barron’s)…Read More

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10 Thursday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Gary Shilling: Warning Flags in the Stock Market (Bloomberg View) • Finding Alibaba: How Jerry Yang Made The Most Lucrative Bet In Silicon Valley History (Forbes) • The middle class is poorer today than it was in 1989 (Wonkblog) see also Inflation-adjusted median household incomes are 9% lower than they…Read More

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10 Thursday AM Reads

My morning train reads: • Job Woes Linger in 29 States as U.S. Recovers Unevenly (Bloomberg) see also Jobs, Outliers, and Elections (Statistical Ideas) • A NYC Wealth Management Firm Created A Super Cheap Way For Young People To Get Professional Investment Help (Business Insider) • Six things investors need to know about October (USA Today) see…Read More

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10 Wednesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Inflation Data in the U.S. Is Built Around a Survey that People Increasingly Won’t Take (Real Time Economics) • Why Oil is Crashing (BI) see also OPEC oil output hits highest since 2012 on Libya, Saudi (Reuters) • 7 reasons Comcast is the most hated company in America (Daily Dot) • Americans Have…Read More

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10 Wednesday AM Reads

Welcome to October — my favorite month! We do occasionally have some (ahem) disruptions in the markets, it is the transitional period from September, the worst month to the best 6 months of the year.  Read all about it: • Bill Gross, Calpers and the End of the Investment Guru (Upshot) see also The moment…Read More

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10 Tuesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Bill Gross: Not the King of Bond Markets, After All? (CIO) but see Pimco Is in a Race to Keep Investors After Bill Gross Exits (WSJ) • Emotions make awful investment managers (Certifiable Planner) • ERP: The single, best way to tell whether stocks are worth it (Fortune) • Why…Read More

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10 Tuesday AM Reads

Is it just me, or does it seem like there is more news going on today than usual? No worries, we have you covered with our morning meritage of reads: • You can’t even spell “capitulation” (TRB) see also Is Rampant Hedging a Bullish Sign? (Barron’s) • Google study heightens fund industry fears (FT) •…Read More

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10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Investing: Market timing is for the birds (USA Today) • Incredible Images Of Wall Street Trading Before The Bloomberg Terminal (Business Insider) • How a 10-year-old girl got her father, Mohamed El-Erian, former CEO of PIMCO, to quit his $100 million a year job (CS Monitor) • Looking at Productivity as a…Read More

Category: Financial Press