Here are my last reads of spring. Get them while they're fresh:

  • Why Stock Markets Keep Shrugging Off Crisis After Crisis (WonkBlog) but see With little upside left in euro zone bonds, how much is there in equities? (MoneyBeat)
  • Performance for Pay? The Relation Between CEO Incentive Compensation and Future Stock Price Performance (SSRN)
  • Gold posted its biggest daily gain in nine months on Thursday (WSJ) see also Are You A Goldbug? -- A Simple Quiz (Kid Dynamite's World)
  • Monkeys Are Better Stock-Pickers Than You'd Think (Barron's)
  • Shiller's CAPE: Is There a Better Measure? (Street Talk Live)
  • 'Warrior Gene' Predicts Aggressive Behavior After Provocation (Science Daily) see also Your Genes Affect Your Betting Behavior (Climateer Investing)
  • Why You Should Never Cross Your Arms Again (Entrepreneur)
  • Amazon's Whale Strategy (stratechery)
  • 40 Stunning Cars Discovered in Ultimate Canadian Barn Find (Driving)
  • Rookie Broncos Lineman Michael Schofield: "Golf is how I learned that Peyton Manning is a genius." (WSJ)

Looks like a gorgeous weekend -- what's up for the start of summer?

Bulls Head for the Hills


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