Here are seven (or so) links at 7AM Eastern.  We will see you later with the daily linkfest.  Good luck out there.


Private BDCs will probably work as well as private REITs did for investors.  (The Reformed Broker)

Opinions don’t trump data when it comes to investing.  (The Psy-Fi Blog)


IBM ($IBM) just set a record low yield for 10-year corporate bonds.  (FT)

What happens if the stigma of municipal bankruptcy fades away?  (WSJ)

Social earnings

What the heck happened to Zynga ($ZNGA)?  (Pando Daily, NYTimes)

Nobody really knows how much Facebook ($FB) will make in its first quarter as a public company.  (WSJ)


The chances of a Greek exit from the Euro are getting pretty high.  (FT Alphaville)

The UK is at-risk of losing its AAA status.  (FT)

Thanks for checking in with Abnormal Returns. You can follow us on StockTwits and Twitter.