Thanks for checking in with us this weekend.  Here are the items our readers clicked most frequently on Abnormal Returns for the week ended Saturday, August 6th, 2011. The description is as it reads in the relevant linkfest.

  1. Think 1938, not 2008.  (The Reformed Broker)
  2. Remember the TED spread?  (Pragmatic Capitalism)
  3. Sometimes you have to leave the party a little early.  (The Reformed Broker)
  4. Double dips are rare.  Time to invest.  (ValuePlays)
  5. The S&P 500 is trading at a 21-year P/E low.  (Crossing Wall Street)
  6. Why the stock market fell after the debt deal closed.  (Econbrowser)
  7. Things to consider if you are buying puts in here.  (Condor Options)
  8. Is the market looking at a repeat of 1998?  (Market Anthropology)
  9. The lost decade for stocks, revisited.  (Crossing Wall Street)
  10. All signs point to an oversold market.  Time to bounce?  (ZorTrades)

We also had a handful of items on Abnormal Returns this week:

  1. Too much is never enough for the ETF industry.  (Abnormal Returns)
  2. The ultimate USA downgrade linkfest.  (Abnormal Returns)
  3. Assessing your risk tolerance in the midst of a market free-fall is next to impossible.  (AR Screencast)

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