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by barry ritholtz

In this week’s “Masters in Business” podcast, I speak with William Grueskin, former managing editor of the Wall Street Journal Online, and former academic dean of the Columbia School of Journalism. (Since our interview, Grueskin has joined Bloomberg...
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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Source: Vocativ
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Monday, December 15, 2014
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click for interactive graphic Source: Bloomberg
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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In the announcement of US potentially normalizing relations with Cuba, the $33 million dollar closed end fund “Herzfield Caribbean Basin” — stock symbol CUBA — popped 40%:   click for ginormous chart   Here are its main holdings:   So much...
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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My boy Mike, inspired by this, is busy testing the waters on a new Social Media project:   Will delete one of those tweets before the end of the day. — Irrelevant Investor (@michaelbatnick) December 16, 2014 Today will mark a bottom before we go to...
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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It’s the time of year when predictions are in order. Not by us, but by other people. We have spilled plenty of pixels on why forecasts are folly (see this, this, this, this and this); we won’t revisit that well-trod ground, at least not today. Instead,...
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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This has turned out to be a year of milestones for the hedge-fund industry. It is a tale we have chronicled all year. As markets barrel into the end of the fourth quarter, it’s worth reviewing the highlights from this year to see if we can deduce what...
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Monday, December 15, 2014
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Source: Yahoo Finance
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Monday, December 15, 2014
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Art Cashin of UBS shares the following observations from Don Coxe this past week. I thought it was interesting, and wanted to pass it along: “The incomparable Don Coxe, one of the very best observers and analysts of global commodities recently wrote...
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Sunday, December 14, 2014
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