Monday, April 30, 2012

Hall Of Shame

This 2008 Morgan Stanley research report recommends overweighting Lehman Brothers. Enjoy.

My Kind Of Town

Friday, April 27, 2012

Same As The Old Boss

Hard work, taking care of clients and following the rules meant losing everything.

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Gold Standard

Zero Hedge has some choice words for the current direction of Federal Reserve.

Delayed Gratification

Did he say reputation will determine CEO pay? Well, It’s hard to fall off the floor.

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Danger, Will Robinson!

When The Levee Breaks

According to these experts, housing has finally hit bottom.  We remain unconvinced.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Ready, Shoot, Aim

Lack of a defined career path no longer attractive to top recruits, who knew.

Monday, April 23, 2012

Mission Impossible

According to Smart Money, these funds have outgrown their ability to generate alpha.

White Elephant

This just in, interest rates can only go up from here.

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Faustian Bargain

Current legislative policies are pushing the economy towards the point of no return, it may already be too late.

The Straw Man

Throwing rocks at oil speculators won’t save you any money at the pump.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Size Matters

The 5 largest banks now control assets equal to 56% of the U.S. economy. Fail, too big.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

The Thrill Is Gone

Merchants pushed to the brink, as Daily Deals no longer holding the interest of consumers.

The Road Less Traveled

The Scuderi Group takes engine performance to new levels, electric vehicles are now on borrowed time.

Monday, April 16, 2012

Honor Among Thieves

Honor isn’t typically associated with Wall Street bad actors, and we still see very little culture change.

Friday, April 13, 2012

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Riders On The Storm

This should sound familiar to IQ readers, bonds are a fool’s errand for the foreseeable future.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Frontier Justice

Merrill loses big in another deferred compensation case, that’s good news for brokers.

Monday, April 9, 2012

Absolute Zero

James Altucher thinks Google is headed for trouble. Bet against GOOG at your own risk.

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Full Frontal

Fusion colleague Josh Brown discusses his new book, Backstage Wall Street, with Forbes.

It's Complicated

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Destination Unknown

Bill Gross comments on inflation and delivering alpha in a low interest rate environment.

Monday, April 2, 2012

The Old Man And The S&P

It should be noted, the average investor can’t buy entire companies.