09/14/16 – Wednesday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • The one unbreakable rule of business writing. (hbr)
  • What a good ‘fairness opinion’ looks like. (aswathdamodaran.blogspot)
  • The hypocrisy at Wells is stunning (A Teachable Moment)
  • 40 trading lessons from Mike Bellafiore’s "The Playbook." (smbtraining)
  • Real median incomes are finally on the rise. (marginalrevolution)
  • Highlights from the 2016 Delivering Alpha conference. (marketfolly)
  • Can you imagine a world in which you knew who was buying the stocks you sold? (Irrelevant Investor)
  • Twitter ($TWTR) is now available on the major streaming devices. (recode)
  • Luxury real estate is going on Airbnb with the help of third party servicers. (wsj)
  •  Striking It Richer: The Evolution of Top Incomes in the United States (eml.berkeley.edu)
  • Complex Markets Don’t Require Complex Solutions (evidenceinvestor.co.uk)
  • The best financial advice will come from "centaurs" a hybrid of automated and human advice. (wsj)
  • Utility stocks are still the leading sector over the past year. (capitalspectator)
  • Happiness and how much money you have in the bank. (wsj)
  • IBMer Who Decoded Bernie Madoff’s proprietary programming language (itjungle)
  • John Bogle and why you should expect lower returns this decade. (awealthofcommonsense)
  • How to squeeze more happiness from your retirement spending. (wsj)
  • The Apple ($AAPL) Watch has found its calling as a fitness device. (wsj)
  • How Cambria’s robo-service is different than the rest. (etf)
  • What if there is no equilibrium real rate of interest? (Philosophy of Money)
  • Private Equity Is the New Hedge Fund (bloomberg)
  • The Coppock Curve applied to global markets. (mebfaber)
  • Have you ever wanted to buy shares in other people’s homes? Andreessen Horowitz can help! (a16z)
  • Monsanto ($MON) played the takeover game with Bayer well. (bloomberg)
  • "Intellectual humility relies on the ability to prefer truth over social status." (qz)
  • Target ($TGT) is making a big mistake. (brontecapital.blogspot)
  • Does Apple ($AAPL) need a new blockbuster to thrive? (knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu)
  • Stumpf, the Mr. Clean of Banking, Finds Himself Mired in Scandal (Bloomberg)
  • Is this the best travel credit card ever? (nytimes)
  • Maybe Twitter ($TWTR) wants to be the new TV. (theringer)
  • Ten dividend stocks the ultimate stock pickers are buying. (beta.morningstar)
  • How the sun, our greatest friend and enemy, could knock out the internet (vox)
  • Ikea Forever: By upping its design but not its prices, the Swedish giant is making its ephemeral furnishings more pervasive than ever.&#xA0 (nytimes)
  • Hedge fund data mining is not that big a deal. (ftalphaville.ft)
  • U.S. Household Income Grew 5.2 Percent in 2015, Breaking Pattern of Stagnation (New York Times)
  • How to reduce inconsistency in decision making. (hbr)
  • Why do the rich still work so hard? (theatlantic)
  • How the Battleground Political Game Is Played (bloomberg)
  • 3 Lessons From Warren Buffett’s Bet Against Hedge Funds (beta.morningstar)
  • What Betterment is saying about trading halts. (wsj)
  • Financial Engines ($FNGN) wants to break out from the 401(k) market. (bloomberg)
  • U.S. Households’ Income Shows Biggest Jump Since Recession (bloomberg)
  • The Apple ($AAPL) Watch now does three things really well. (daringfireball)
  • Goldman Sachs ($GS) is launching a fund to buy second hand stakes in PE funds. (wsj)
  • Liz Ann Sonders on the September meltdown (Advisor Perspectives)

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