Ritholtz's Reads: U.S. Home Prices at Record

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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We are deep into the summer, trading volumes are light, but the news flow is relentless. We have you covered with your morning train reads: 

• Berkshire Hathaway’s Bright Future: Warren Buffett has positioned Berkshire Hathaway to prosper long after he steps down as CEO (Barron’s

• China stocks suffer 8.5% drop, sharpest daily fall since 2007 (WSJ

• How to fix the Euro (Interfluidity

• Gold is doomed (WonkBlog

• U.S. Home Prices at Record High, Surpasses 2006 Market Peak (World Property Journalbut see Shiller: The Housing Market Still Isn’t Rational (NYT

• Housel: Why rules of thumb beat precision (Motley Fool

• A Dozen Things I’ve Learned from Paul Tudor Jones About Investing and Trading (25iq

• Stop Trying To Be Creative (FiveThirtyEight

• The Mystery of ISIS (TNYRB

• Twitter is deleting stolen jokes on copyright grounds (The Verge)

What are you reading?

Strongest week of European inflows since the Bundshock

Source: Reformed Broker

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Barry L Ritholtz at britholtz3@bloomberg.net

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James Greiff at jgreiff@bloomberg.net