Monthly Archives: August 2011

Economic Week in Review: Headwinds blow as Fed says no—for now

Economic Week in Review: Headwinds blow as Fed says no—for now.

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The Intelligent Investor: How the Halo Effect Puts a Shine on Apple and Buffett – WSJ.com

The Intelligent Investor: How the Halo Effect Puts a Shine on Apple and Buffett – WSJ.com.

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Measuring peoples anxieties over the markets | Marketplace From American Public Media

Measuring peoples anxieties over the markets | Marketplace From American Public Media. The Market Volatility Index, or the VIX, quite literally measures how investors are feeling about the stock markets — which these days is pretty volatile. Its inventor discusses … Continue reading

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How Much Did Warren Buffett Pay For BofA Anyway? « Dealbreaker: Wall Street Insider – Financial News, Headlines, Commentary and Analysis – Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Banks

How Much Did Warren Buffett Pay For BofA Anyway? « Dealbreaker: Wall Street Insider – Financial News, Headlines, Commentary and Analysis – Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Banks. Still, he’s Warren Buffett. He got a deal. And imponderable mysteries (and meaningless … Continue reading

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Let’s Be Honest: We’re in a Depression, Not a Recession, And There’s No End In Sight

Let’s Be Honest: We’re in a Depression, Not a Recession, And There’s No End In Sight.

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Dynamic Economic Decision Making

2011-8-22 John Mauldin Dynamic Economic Decision Making Decision-traps limit the leader’s ability to deal with cyclical but especially longerterm changes. Decision-makers tend to anchor their expectations about the future in the past and to think in terms of their historical … Continue reading

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How to Find Cheap Textbooks – NYTimes.com

How to Find Cheap Textbooks – NYTimes.com.

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UBS to Eliminate 3,500 Jobs – NYTimes.com

UBS to Eliminate 3,500 Jobs – NYTimes.com.

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Living in a Low-Rate World – WSJ.com

Living in a Low-Rate World – WSJ.com.

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On Wall Street, a Big Split on Outlook for Growth – NYTimes.com

Amid all the grim economic data and a chorus of warnings of a fresh recession, one group on Wall Street has remained remarkably optimistic despite the dangers that may lie ahead — the research analysts who track individual companies. via … Continue reading

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