Stream: Art of McCartney

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The Art of McCartney

 

 

You can stream the entire new Paul McCartney album — 46 covers of the greatest Beatles, Wings and solo McCartney songs — below. The 2 CD + 1 DVD package is available at Amazon. You can stream individual tunes at YouTube, or stream the entire set below.

 

 

Category: Music, Weekend

Succinct Summations of Week Events 11.14.14

Succinct Summations week ending November 14th Positives: 1. The average price of gasoline is down thirty cents y/o/y and is at the lowest levels in 4 years. 2. Retail sales rose 0.3% after falling 0.3% in September. Ex-gas and autos, sales were up 0.6%. 3. People are quitting their jobs at the fastest rate since…Read More

Category: Markets

The Beta In Your Life

Source: Artivest

Category: Investing, Psychology

Pimco’s $1.5 Billion 2013 Bonus Pool

How much compensation the folks at Pacific Investment Management Co., better known as Pimco, haul in each year has always been a topic of fascination on Wall Street. In 2012, news reports suggested that the firm’s top 30 partners “pulled down an average $33 million a year in compensation in recent years.” A subsequent column…Read More

Category: Finance, Really, really bad calls, Wages & Income

10 Friday Reads

Busy day today — be sure to check back at 7am for some breaking news. Meanwhile, our morning train reads: • How pensions make investing too complex (Fortune) • They’re Old, They’re Rich and, Too Bad for the Economy, They’re Kind of Tight (Bloomberg) see also Everybody’s Favorite New Myth About Millennials: They’re Bad at…Read More

Category: Financial Press

2015 Corvette Z06: Faster than Lambo, Ferrari or McLaren

This HAS to be my next bargain auto purchase: Source: AutoWeek From AutoWeek: The 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 will come out of the box with a sub-3-second 0-60 time and sub-11-second quarter-mile time. That puts the approximately $80,000 Z06 on par with the outgoing $180,000 Lamborghini Gallardo, the $1.5 million Ferrari 599XX, the $1.2 million…Read More

Category: Weekend

The Return of the Dollar

The Return of the Dollar John Mauldin November 13, 2014     Two years ago, my friend Mohamed El-Erian and I were on the stage at my Strategic Investment Conference. Naturally we were discussing currencies in the global economy, and I asked him about currency wars. He smiled and said to me, “John, we don’t…Read More

Category: Currency, Think Tank

Louisiana is drowning quickly

Source: ProPublica

Category: Science

10 Thursday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • What the stock market can teach you about your own personality (The Guardian) • The End of De-Risking: Alternative managers are fighting for their business by creating novel ways to de-risk—but are these nontraditional avenues better than liability-driven investing? (Chief Investment Officer) • Three Hidden Red Flags for Stock Investors (Barron’s) •…Read More

Category: Financial Press

The World’s Wealth in 2014

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Category: Digital Media, Markets, Wages & Income