Henny Sender at WSJ.com with a “new twist” in the trend towards publicly traded “alternative investment” firms.
Mark Hulbert at Marketwatch.com on the performance comeback for the 39-week moving average.
Jeff Miller at A Dash of Insight with the (contrarian) case for much higher stock prices.
Greg Mankiw wonders what to make of a drop in correlation between the U.S. and world equity markets.
Bespoke Investment Group on the fact that the market is often wrong in forecasting the Fed funds rate.
“Alpha-centric” investing is here to stay. (via All About Alpha)
Random Roger on a new slew of ETFs.
David Merkel at the Aleph Blog has found four interesting items worth noting.
Daniel Gross at Slate.com makes the case for bubbles and their beneficial effect on the economy.
Barry Ritholtz at the Big Picture with a definition of the word: slowflation.
A research paper that explores the reason why “private acquirers pay so little compared to public acquirers.” (via SSRN.com)
James Hamilton at Econbrowser.com on why construction employment hasn’t plunged (yet).
Julie Jargon at WSJ.com on the phenomenon of the gourmet-ification of the once-humble hot dog.