More Me Media: To The Point

If you are anywhere near a radio, I will be on NPR KRCW’s To The Point from 2:05 or to 2:45pm today.

Thomas Donlan of Barron’s, and Berkeley Professor Jakob Hacker (author of The Great Risk Shift), and MIT Economics History professor Peter Temin.

You can stream it live from the KCRW site.

Category: Media

ECRI’s Leading Indicators in Recession Territory

Category: Data Analysis, Economy

In Defense Of Speculators

Category: Markets, Short Selling, Trading

The Psychology of Selling

Category: Apprenticed Investor, Markets, Psychology, Real Estate, Trading

William Ackman on Fannie & Freddie

Unveiling his plans to save the lenders, with William Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management managing partner

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"This is a conservatorship, which is a good thing, because you can accomplish it more efficiently," Ackman said.

Part II
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Ackman: A Plan to Save Fannie & Freddie | 15 Jul 2008 | 10:30 AM


Category: Credit, Video

Bernanke Word Cloud

Category: Federal Reserve, Weblogs

Wild Times on Wall Street

I did three segments Tuesday on Yahoo Tech Ticker at the Nasdaq: 

Here is the first, on closing shorts and getting a bounce:

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We ran out of time, but I was going to discuss the infrastructure plays also . . .


Wild Times on Wall Street: What Now for Investors?   
Aaron Task
Yahoo Tech Ticker, Jul 15, 2008 07:00am EDT

Category: Contrary Indicators, Markets, Trading, Video

Housing Market Index (HMI) Falls to New Lows

Category: Economy, Employment, Real Estate

Consumer Prices Surge Most Since 2005 (Not 1982)

Category: Data Analysis, Inflation

Consumer Prices Surge Most Since ’82

Category: Data Analysis, Inflation