Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Tuesday AM Reads

My morning train reads (continues here):

• The significant problem in small cap (FT Alphaville)
• The Gold Standard Was an Accident of History (Macro and Other Market Musings)
• U.S. foreign-exchange trading drops nearly 20% (WSJ)
• If you want to be rich and powerful, majoring in STEM is a good place to start (Quartz)

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10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Wall Street strategists have been left flat-footed by this year’s gain in the S&P 500 (WSJ) • How Much Can Corporate Sponsors Shape Pension Asset Allocation (Chief Investment Officer) • Gold Bugs Meet Bitcoin Believers to Supplant the Dollar (Bloomberg) • Canada banks tally their tax-compliance tab (WSJ) • Some…Read More

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10 Monday AM Reads

My morning  train reads (continues here): • 10 things you should know about Ace Greenberg (Reformed Broker) • China H-Shares Enter Bull Market on Stimulus Wagers (Bloomberg) • Why Buy-and-hold investing is impossible (MarketWatch) but see So you’re the world’s greatest trader? Taxes will fix that. (Washington Post) • Benchmark Blues (Streetwise Professor) continues here  …Read More

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10 Sunday Reads

My Sunday morning readings: • An Investing Primer For Millennials (Patrick O’Shaughnessy) • The Typical Household, Now Worth a Third Less (NY Times) see also Why voters aren’t angrier about economic inequality (NY Times) • Miller: Homebuying Gets a Housecleaning (BV) • Wealthfront Tax Loss Harvesting  – How NOT to Calculate Tax Alpha (Kitces) see…Read More

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10 Weekend Reads

Welcome to the weekend. Pour a cup of coffee, settle into your favorite chair, and enjoy our longer form reads: • Billion-Dollar Billy Beane (FiveThirtyEight) • Don’t tell anybody this story on HFT power jump trading (Bloomberg) • Soaring student debt sparks response from Catholic colleges (Catholic News Agency) • If you can’t choose wisely,…Read More

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10 Friday AM Reads

My morning train reads (continues here): • Charts that leave you no choice but to feel optimistic about the US economy (Quartz) • Corn farmers face a cash crunch (WSJ) but see Why is chocolate getting so expensive? (Slate) • Why Do Americans Stink at Math? (NY Times) see also Deficit scolds are the most…Read More

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10 Thursday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Eddie’s deep dive into explaining gold prices. (Crossing Wall Street) • Hot ETF sellers give distribution its due (FT) • Boring Is Good (Millennial Invest) • How to Build Expertise: Lessons From Peyton Manning (James Clear) see also Why Trying to Be Perfect Won’t Help You Achieve Your Goals (And…Read More

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10 Thursday AM Reads

My morning train reads (continues here): • The Gringo’s Guide to the Argentine Holdout Crisis (No Se Mancha) • Cash Crops With Dividends: Financiers Transforming Strawberries Into Securities (DealBook) • Mapping the Stock Market’s Four Primary Metrics (Minyanville) see also Hot ETF sellers give distribution its due (FT) • Seven charts that leave you no…Read More

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10 Wednesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Condo builders fuel a land rush in Miami (WSJ) see also The Top Properties in Hong Kong Housing Resist Market Forces (NY Times) • Financial savvy starts in childhood: Early financial lessons can determine how adults handle money (WSJ) • Half of Workers Are on Track to Retire Well.  Here’s…Read More

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10 Wednesday AM Reads

My morning afternoon train reads (continues here): • Seven Truths Investors Simply Cannot Accept (The Kindergarten) • 5 reasons why the market won’t crash (The Buzz) but see Threading the Bullish Needle (Sigmund Holmes) • Homo narratus: Mistrust the Financial Storytellers (PsyFi) • Wages Rise and – Surprise! – Skilled Workers Are Now Easier to Find…Read More

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