Thanks for checking in with us for seven links (give or take) at 7AM Eastern. Good luck out there.
On the concept of upside risk and how to look at earnings season. (A Dash of Insight)
High frequency traders have hired lobbyists to plead their case in Washington. (NYTimes)
The US wireless industry epitomizes what is going in the broader economy job-wise. (WSJ)
Italy vs. the US: compare and contrast their default risk. (Gavyn Davies)
The economic schedule for the week ahead. (Calculated Risk)