10 Friday AM Reads

My end of week morning train reads: • The Gambler Who Cracked the Horse-Racing Code (Bloomberg) • World’s richest man: I’d be nothing without my Cuban father: Jeff Bezos talks about his upbringing in Texas, New Mexico and Miami. (Miami Herald) • Fake it till you make it: meet the wolves of Instagram (The Guardian) • The innovation turning desert sand into… Read More The post 10 Friday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Thursday AM Reads

My morning train reads: • The Trade Is In. Now Try to Survive It. (Institutional Investor) • Is Loss Aversion a Myth? (Behavioural Investment) • A Fast-Food Problem: Where Have All the Teenagers Gone? (Upshot) • If You Think You Hate Puns, You’re Wrong (Esquire) • Has the Best Art in the World Been Destroyed? (Bloomberg) What are you reading? Continues here Want… Read More The post 10 Thursday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Wednesday AM Reads

My mid-week morning train reads: • What It’s Really Like to Have a Trust Fund (Wall Street Journal) • Russia’s greatest Ponzi mastermind is dead, but his legacy lives on in the crypto world (Quartz) • Wall Street Job Exodus Grows as AllianceBernstein Move Leaks (Bloomberg) see also How Bad Is the Labor Shortage? Cities Will Pay You to Move There… Read More The post 10 Wednesday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Tuesday AM Reads

May has finally arrived! Enjoy the new month with our Two-for-Tuesday morning train reads: • The Big Squeeze: Why The Stock Market’s Bull Run Faces Its Biggest Threat In Years (IBD) but see The Data Has Spoken: Buy Stocks! (AllStarCharts) • How Wall Street Bought Toys ‘R’ Us And Left 30,000 People Without Jobs (Buzzfeed) • Architect of Greatest Trade… Read More The post 10 Tuesday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Tuesday AM Reads

May has finally arrived! Enjoy the new month with our Two-for-Tuesday morning train reads: • The Big Squeeze: Why The Stock Market’s Bull Run Faces Its Biggest Threat In Years (IBD) but see The Data Has Spoken: Buy Stocks! (AllStarCharts) • How Wall Street Bought Toys ‘R’ Us And Left 30,000 People Without Jobs (Buzzfeed) • Architect of Greatest Trade… Read More The post 10 Tuesday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Monday AM Reads

My back to work morning train reads: • North Korea pledged De-Nucleariztion in ’92, ’94, ’05 and ’12. Will this time be different (Washington Post) • Tesla Doesn’t Burn Fuel, It Burns Cash A complete guide to how Elon Musk has raised, and then spent, billions of dollars. (Bloomberg) • The Ultimate Cash Crop: How a pot crisis… Read More The post 10 Monday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Sunday Reads

My easy like Sunday morning reads: • The political center is fighting back (Washington Post) see also Bush 41, Trump, and American Decline (New York Times) • EU agrees total ban on bee-harming pesticides (Guardian) • Kris Kobach Self Owns In Court Filing (Above the Law) • Bigger Deficits Don’t Always Mean Disaster (Bloomberg View) • How Windmills as Wide as Jumbo Jets Are Making… 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 Danish Blend coffee, grab a seat outside, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • Inside Jeff Bezos’s DC Life (Washingtonian) • 2018 Corporate Longevity Forecast: Creative Destruction is Accelerating (Innosight) • The Strange History of the “King-Pine” (Paris Review) • Agile at Scale (Harvard Business Review) • ‘My Generation Is Never Going to… 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 Danish Blend coffee, grab a seat outside, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • Inside Jeff Bezos’s DC Life (Washingtonian) • 2018 Corporate Longevity Forecast: Creative Destruction is Accelerating (Innosight) • The Strange History of the “King-Pine” (Paris Review) • Agile at Scale (Harvard Business Review) • ‘My Generation Is Never Going to… Read More The post 10 Weekend Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Friday AM Reads

My end of week morning train reads: • Investing: Past, Present, and Future (CFA Institute) see also Investors See Largest Ever Decline in Fund Fees (Morningstar) • The Crypto Crime Wave Is Here (Wall Street Journal) • Over 400 Startups Are Trying to Become the Next Warby Parker. Inside the Wild Race to Overthrow Every Consumer Category (Inc.) • YouTube’s Plan to Clean… Read More The post 10 Friday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Monday AM Reads

My back to work morning train reads: • Will Booming Earnings Save the Bull Market? (Barron’s) • U.S. stock valuations are at multiyear highs — and multiyear lows (Marketwatch) • Sorry, But Amazon Isn’t Actually Annihilating Retail Jobs (Wired) • Politico’s analysis suggests that Trump did, indeed, do worse overall in places where independent media could check his claims (Politico) • Nine… Read More The post 10 Monday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Sunday Reads

My easy like Sunday morning reads: • Some Things I’m Pretty Sure About (Collaborative Fund) • Fallen Idols: Hedge Funds No Longer Need the Star System. (Bloomberg Gadfly) • A Sidelined Wall Street Legend Bets on Bitcoin Michael Novogratz is searching for redemption in cryptocurrencies. (NewYorker) • How an Asset Manager Pressured a Grocery Chain on Gun Sales — and Won… 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 Danish Blend coffee, grab a seat by the bulkhead, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • Everything We Know (And No One Has Said So Far) About The First Waves Of Air Strikes On Syria. (Aviationist) • The Free-Trade Malaise Vindication—and a change of heart—for a veteran… Read More The post 10 Weekend Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Friday AM Reads

My end of week, leaving Chicago, morning plane reads: • Since 2013, 80 percent of S&P 500 gains come during earnings seasons (Bloomberg) see also Don’t Use the 200-Day Moving Average as a Sell Signal (Bloomberg View) • Why most financial media hinders, rather than helps, investors (Evidence-Based Investor) • What Are Senior Citizens’ Biggest Financial Regrets From Their Twenties? (Priceonomics) • Washington… Read More The post 10 Friday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Thursday AM Reads

My Second City morning train El reads: • A Historical Perspective of Market Corrections (FactSet) • When Will Volatility Finally Spread? (Macro Tourist) see also How Portfolios Should Get Through This Market Volatility (Bloomberg View) • Amazon is not a bubble (FT Alphaville) • The Echo Chamber (Of Dollars And Data) • Laura Ingraham is a victim of a totalitarian campaign from the… Read More The post 10 Thursday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Wednesday AM Reads

My mid-week, mid-country morning train reads: • Experts Question the Renaissance & Cambridge Analytica Connection (Institutional Investor) • Why most financial media hinders, rather than helps, investors (Evidence-Based Investor) • The Pay Gap Is Way Too Entrenched To Be Solved By Women Alone (FiveThirtyEight) • The Era of Fake Video Begins (The Atlantic) • In the Battle for the American West, the Cowboys… Read More The post 10 Wednesday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Tuesday AM Reads

My Two-for-Tuesday morning train reads: • How To Win A Trade War (FiveThirtyEight) but see To Win a Trade War With China, Don’t fight it. (Politico) • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a hard time answering these 3 questions (Vice) see also Why Zuckerberg’s 14-Year Apology Tour Hasn’t Fixed Facebook (Wired) • The Free-Trade Malaise (Literary Review of Canada) • Don’t Blame Amazon for the Retail… Read More The post 10 Tuesday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.

10 Monday AM Reads

My back to work morning train reads: • Amazon and 16 other companies Trump has attacked since his election (CNN Money) • Come easy, go easy: The Tech Takedown! (Damodaran) • What’s Keeping Bill Ackman in Business (Institutional Investor) • Your Future Home Might Be Powered By Car Batteries (Bloomberg) • Blockchain is not only crappy technology but a bad vision for… Read More The post 10 Monday AM Reads appeared first on The Big Picture.