Ritholtz's Reads: Ticker Love, Safe Havens and Valuations

(Bloomberg View) -- My back-to-work morning train reads:

  • Will Booming Earnings Save the Bull Market? (Barron’s)
  • Do You Like That Stock, or Do You Just Love Its Ticker? (Moneybeat)
  • Classic Safe Haven Hides in Plain Sight (Bloomberg Gadfly)
  • U.S. stock valuations are at multiyear highs -- and multiyear lows (MarketWatch)
  • Goldman Sachs asks in biotech research report: "Is curing patients a sustainable business model?" (CNBC)
  • As a secretive hedge fund guts its newspapers, journalists are fighting back (Washington Post)
  • More Than Never. Less Than Always. (A Wealth of Common Sense)
  • Sorry, But Amazon Isn’t Actually Annihilating Retail Jobs (Wired)
  • Politico’s analysis suggests that Trump did, indeed, do worse overall in places where independent media could check his claims (Politico)
  • Nine Ways You’re Cooking Pasta Wrong (Bloomberg)

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Ritholtz's Reads: Ticker Love, Safe Havens and Valuations

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Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist. He founded Ritholtz Wealth Management and was chief executive and director of equity research at FusionIQ, a quantitative research firm. He blogs at the Big Picture and is the author of “Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy.”

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