Old Bulls, Gold Lulls, and Denmark’s War on Fox

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Your two-for-Tuesday morning train reads:

  • U.S. Stocks Poised to Enter Longest-Ever Bull Market (Wall Street Journalbut see Old Age Isn’t What Ends a Bull Stock Market (Bloomberg)
  • This Is What the Average American Looks Like in 2018 (Washington Post)
  • After the Bitcoin Boom: Hard Lessons for Cryptocurrency Investors (New York Timesbut see Everyone Is Getting Hilariously Rich and You’re Not (New York Times)
  • Trump’s War Against Blue States (Businessweek)
  • Why Gold Has Performed So Poorly Even Though Stock Markets Are Volatile (Marketwatchsee also Gold Investors ‘Give Up Hope’ as Biggest Short in History Builds (Bloomberg)
  • What’s Killing Rural Canada? Crime, opioid abuse, and fleeing populations are destroying the country’s heartland (Macleans)
  • Google China Censorship Project Named After Co-Founder Sergey Brin’s Luxury Yacht? (Ryan J. Gallaghersee also Google Employees Are Organizing to Protest the Company’s Secret, Censored Search Engine for China (Buzzfeed)
  • Spotify Is Falling Behind on Lyrics and Voice (TechCrunch)
  • Fox Business Took a Shot at Denmark. Denmark Fired Back. (New York Timessee also Something Not Rotten in Denmark (New York Times)
  • Michigan Health Director Nick Lyon to Face Trial on Flint Charges (Detroit Free Press)

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Old Bulls, Gold Lulls, and Denmark’s War on Fox

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Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg Opinion columnist. He founded Ritholtz Wealth Management and was chief executive and director of equity research at FusionIQ, a quantitative research firm. He is the author of “Bailout Nation.”

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