Book excerpt: Three skills humans need in an automated age. An excerpt from Geoff  Colvin’s Humans Are Underrated: What High Achievers Know That Brilliant Machines Never Will.  (Fortune)

Quote of the Day

"The bottom line – you should just about always hold SOME stock market exposure (preferably via low fee index funds). The stock market is an essential piece of a well diversified portfolio and it’s only as scary as you make it."

(Cullen Roche)

Chart of the Day

“Gold and the Japanese yen have trended closely together since the equity markets peaked in October 2007 and the financial crisis unfolded over the next two years.”