Ritholtz's Reads: Why Momentum Investing Works

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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Our glitch-free morning train reads:

  • A Lesson From Greece: Beware the Prophets of Boom (Bloomberg)
  • The U.S. Economy is a Sea of Mediocre Tranquility (Economist’s Viewsee also The WTF Economy (Medium)
  • Why Momentum Investing Works (A Wealth of Common Sense)
  • Grab Bag Thoughts for the Day on China (Balding’s Worldsee also The Psychology Behind China’s Bubble (BV)
  • The Whole Story: Factors + Asset Classes (Research Affiliates)
  • Inside Target’s Tech Funhouse and Search for Its Next Billion-Dollar Business  (Re/Code)
  • The Polls Were Bad in Greece. The Conventional Wisdom Was Worse. (FiveThirtyEightsee also Let’s talk about … the 1953 London Agreement on German External Debts (FT Alphaville)
  • Televisions Are No Longer the Screen of Choice for Kids (Adage)
  • Old before your time? People age at wildly different rates, study confirms. (The Guardian)
  • No One Is Safe: $300 Gadget Steals Encryption Keys out of the Air, and It’s Nearly Unstoppable (BGR

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Barry L Ritholtz at britholtz3@bloomberg.net

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Cameron Abadi at cabadi2@bloomberg.net