Ritholtz Wealth Management has teamed with Betterment to make Liftoff the easiest way to begin investing. There is no minimum and transferring in existing accounts is a snap. Click here to hear the thinking behind this move.

Quote of the Day

"(I)f you don’t realize that Wall Street is losing this meta-game [over buybacks], you aren’t paying attention."

(Rusty Guinn)

Chart of the Day

Junk bond issuers are stretching out their maturities.