Fareed Zakaria GPS – CNN 09-07-14

Salient to Investors: Fareed Zakaria said: Islamic terror is not the isolated behavior of a handful of nihilists but a broader culture that has been complicit in it or at least unwilling to combat it. Zawahiri’s effort to recruit Indian Muslims will fail. The Arab world produces fanaticism and jihad

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Why Fall May Bring Fresh Highs for Stocks and Higher Bond Prices – Forbes 09-05-14

Salient to Investors: Scott Minerd at Guggenheim Partners writes: The world is awash with liquidity and the promise of more easy money and QE in Europe bodes well for equities and bond prices. The recent high of the NYSE Advance-Decline Line is bullish. In Europe, negative deposit rates should encourage commercial banks

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Fidelity Reviewed Which Investors Did Best And What They Found Was Hilarious – Business Insider 09-04-14

Salient to Investors: James O’Shaughnessy of O’Shaughnessy Asset Mgmt said: Fidelity found that their best performing accounts were those of people who forgot they had an account with them. The shorter you hold a stock, the more likely you are to lose money. Barry Ritholtz found that when families fought over inherited

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Pimco’s Gross Says Weak Credit Creation Jeopardizes U.S. Growth – Bloomberg 09-03-14

Salient to Investors: Bill Gross at Pimco said: Insufficient credit creation with 2% economic growth jeopardizes US growth because our credit-based financial economy depends on an ever-expanding outstanding level of credit for its survival. If the credit growth is more than 4.5% a year, then private and public sectors must create

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