Quote of the Day

"One cannot ignore the irony that tech has spent years blasting the slow and stodgy government systems of the 20th century only to cry out, in times of need, for the Fed, the Treasury, and the FDIC to save the day—three institutions with a collective age of several hundred years."

(Derek Thompson)

Chart of the Day

A fun chart showing how Apple ($AAPL) performed relative to the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust ($SPY) since inception.