Mark Hulbert in the New York Times on research showing seasonality in equity market momentum returns.

Now MarketBeat has five reasons NOT to break-up Citigroup (C).

Roger Ehrenberg at Information Arbitrage on the sorry state of Citigroup management.

DealBook highlights an article on midsized private equity firms.

Google buys DoubleClick. Microsoft gasps for air.

Howard Lindzon on private equity “done right.”

Michael Aneiro at the sudden drop in free cash flow last year.

Andrew Bary at on what the megacap stocks need to re-gain investors’ favor.

Brett Steenbarger at TraderFeed has a very ‘taxing’ process for trade review.

Felix Salmon is now blogging up at Market Movers (One of many blogs launched at Including a post on housing prices following a “power-law distribution.”

Do 9 out of 10 new restaurants really close in the first year? (via

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