Book list: Some underrated books from 2015 including Leaving Orbit: Notes from the Last Days of American Spaceflight by Margaret Lazarus Dean.  (Slate)

Quote of the Day

"It’s one thing to call a trade, it’s another thing entirely to profit off that call. First, there’s the issue of timing. Then you have to be able to execute; when to get in, press your bet, take profits, etc."

(Michael Batnick)

Chart of the Day

The case for USD-denominated emerging market bonds.