Ritholtz's Reads: Returns and Volatility

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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It's the second day of the Fed meeting. Here are some reads to keep you informed and entertained until this afternoon:

  • A Simple Way to Beat the Market With Stock Splits (MarketWatch)
  • The Fed Can Takes Its Time, If It Wants to (FT Alphaville) see also Five Things to Watch at This Week's Fed Meeting
  • Big Returns, Big Volatility (Irrelevant Investor)
  • Asness: Hedge Funds Oughta Hedge (AQR)
  • The Supply and Demand for (Belief in) Efficient Market Hypothesis (Worthwhile Canadian Initiative)
  • Home-Sales Data Belie 'Lukewarm' Market (WSJ)
  • Why Mobile App Install Ads Are Suddenly Such a Huge Deal (CMO Today) see also Facebook Is Hiding Important Information From Investors (Business Insider)
  • The NFL Scandal Shows Why You Shouldn't Get Your News From the PR Department (LA Times)
  • Many Life Milestones Are Out of Millennials' Reach (Washington Post)
  • Randall Munroe Of xkcd Answers Our (Not So Absurd) Questions (FiveThirtyEight)

What are you reading?

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Barry L Ritholtz at britholtz3@bloomberg.net