08/16/15 – Sunday Morning Interest-ing Reads

  • How freshwater could be the salvation of the Great Lakes states. (economist)
  • Now is a great time to do a pre-mortem on your portfolio. (blogs.wsj)
  • Publicly traded restaurant companies are experiencing labor cost pressures. (barbariancapital)
  • The debate about Amazon ($AMZN) as a place to work. (recode)
  • 12 investing lessons from Peter Lynch. (investingcaffeine)
  • Stock correlations are on the decline. (online.barrons)
  • Barack Obama took a handful of books on his vacation including “The Sixth Extinction” by Elizabeth Kolbert. (amzn.to)
  • Stocks do best when TIPS yields are the lowest. (crossingwallstreet)
  • A succinct summary of the week’s economic events. (ritholtz)
  • The economic schedule for the coming week. (calculatedriskblog)
  • California is doing fine except for that whole water thing. (nytimes)
  • Alphabet/Google ($GOOGL) is a lot of things but it isn’t a Berkshire ($BRKB) clone. (bloombergview)
  • The case for Potash ($POT) stock. (online.barrons)
  • Good investing doesn’t make for good television. (washingtonpost)
  • MLPs are not a bond substitute but do look attractive relative to equities. (sl-advisors)
  • Why labor markets are likely to be tight for a decade. (csen.tumblr)
  • What CEOs said about the economy this week. (avondaleam)

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