Trump Rally Fail

How much wrong can you spot in this CNN Money graphic? (Answer after the jump):   Source: CNN Money     Answer: Start with “Denominator Blindness” — the tendency to see one number without any proportionality or context. -Measuring markets in points not percentages is a classic error -Lack of context: How does this compare… Read More The post Trump Rally Fail appeared first on The Big Picture.

Trump Rally Fail

How much wrong can you spot in this CNN Money graphic? (Answer after the jump):   Source: CNN Money     Answer: Start with “Denominator Blindness” — the tendency to see one number without any proportionality or context. -Measuring markets in points not percentages is a classic error -Lack of context: How does this compare… Read More The post Trump Rally Fail appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Monday AM Reads

My back to work morning train reads: • Scaramucci is Long on Trump (New York Mag) see also Trump and his new communications head are perfect for each other (Slate) • Investors, Stop Worrying About Why ‘Nobody’ Is Worrying (MoneyBeat) • How Cyberwarfare Makes Cold Wars Hotter: In the war taking place across the global internet, everyone is a combatant—and a target (Wall… Read More The post 10 Monday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Monday AM Reads

My back to work morning train reads: • Scaramucci is Long on Trump (New York Mag) see also Trump and his new communications head are perfect for each other (Slate) • Investors, Stop Worrying About Why ‘Nobody’ Is Worrying (MoneyBeat) • How Cyberwarfare Makes Cold Wars Hotter: In the war taking place across the global internet, everyone is a combatant—and a target (Wall… Read More The post 10 Monday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Sunday Reads

My easy like Sunday morning reads: • Ten Rules For Catching A Bottom (Irrelevant Investor) see also Sign of the Bottom? New ETFs Will Bet Against Beaten-Down Retail Stocks (MoneyBeat) • How Quants Calm the Stock Market: The funds are discovering surprises before they can create big stock-market moves (Wall Street Journal) • The Low Cost of Inaction:… Read More The post 10 Sunday Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Weekend Reads

The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Kicking Horse coffee, grab a seat under the Bimini, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • Inside Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Plan to Revolutionize Entertainment on Mobile Screens (Variety) • What Is the iPhone? 10 Years In, Its Creators and Chroniclers Explain (motherboard) see also Apple’s risky balancing act with the… Read More The post 10 Weekend Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Weekend Reads

The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Kicking Horse coffee, grab a seat under the Bimini, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • Inside Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Plan to Revolutionize Entertainment on Mobile Screens (Variety) • What Is the iPhone? 10 Years In, Its Creators and Chroniclers Explain (motherboard) see also Apple’s risky balancing act with the… Read More The post 10 Weekend Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.