Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Tuesday PM Reads

My morning afternoon train reads:

• What Will Happen When Companies Stop Buying Back So Much Stock  (Business Insider)
• Building A Niche Advisory Business: It Takes 3 Years For People To Know, Like, and Trust (Kitces)
• Why is the economy still weak?  Blame these five sectors (The Upshot)
• Waiting to be right (Statistical Ideas) see also Hedge Funds Run by Women Outperform Those Run by Men (The Atlantic)
• 22 Brilliant Insights From Richard Branson (Business Insider)
• Judge’s Ruling Against Bank of America Showcases a Novel Enforcement Strategy (DealBook)
• Adam Carolla Won’t Let Company Drop Podcast Patent Infringement Case Against Him (Slate)
• If Logos Had Honest Slogans (Twisted Sifter)
• Why the Big Bang Theory Cast Deserves Even More Money Than They’re Getting (Vulture)
• Thirty Things I’ve Learned (Medium)

What are you reading?

 

 

Sectors Holding Back the Economy

Source: The Upshot

Category: Financial Press

10 Tuesday AM Reads

My morning train reads (continues here): • What Top Economists, Investors See Next Year (IBD) • Is it just a pullback, coming correction or beginning of bear market? (USA Today) but see History says don’t count on a big correction anytime soon (Marketwatch) • The Market is a Rube Goldberg Machine (Reformed Broker) • Inflation…Read More

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10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • 3 Sentences That Explain Investing (Think Advisor) • How to rip off a country, Espirito Santo style (Coppola Comment) • What’s the Word? Reversification (Barron’s) • ‘Flash Boys’ and the Speed of Lies (Bloomberg View) • It has become a common refrain: “It’s too hard to get a mortgage.”  But…Read More

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10 Monday AM Reads

My morning train reads (continues here): • Meet FRED, every wonk’s secret weapon  (Washington Post) • Three signs that point to a stock-market tumble ahead (WSJ) but see Real Investors Root for Down Markets (Reformed Broker) • Can ETFs Be Derailed? (Barron’s) • Where Did He Learn to Negotiate Like That? (Epicurean Dealmaker) Continues here…Read More

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10 Sunday Reads

My Sunday morning train reads: • Thursday’s Selloff, By the Numbers (MoneyBeat) • 3 market warning signs predict 20% stock tumble (Marketwatch) but see Have a Plan (Irrelevant Investor) • Vanguard Demonstrates When Active Management Pays (Barron’s) • Math nerds are taking over Wall Street (CNN Money) • Big Banks Still a Risk (NYT) •…Read More

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10 Weekend Reads

Good Saturday morning! Pour yourself a stiff cup of Joe, and get for our long form weekend reads: • Opposable thumbs, upright posture, big brains, sophisticated language: What most effectively sets humans apart from other species? Our addiction to stories (Edge) • .@HiddenCash Revealed: Making Generosity Go Viral  (TechCrunch) • SCOTUS: The Anti-Court Court (New…Read More

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10 Friday AM Reads

My pre-fishing reads (continues here): • Bears Who Won Big During Finance Crisis Are Growling Again (WSJ) • Emerging markets have more room to run. (A Wealth of Common Sense) • The hare gets rich while you don’t. Back the passive tortoise (FT Alphaville) • Teaching Your Children How to Invest (Meb Faber) see also…Read More

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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)…Read More

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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

Category: Financial Press