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Ritholtz's Reads: Ultimate 1929 Stock Market Comparison

Happy Friday. Here are your morning reads.

The market rally gets us back to flat for the year…and to our morning train reads: 

• The $3 Trillion ETF ‘Boom’ (CIO

• The Ultimate 1929 Stock Market Comparison (ETF Reference

• Goals-Based Institutional Investing (Wealth of Common Sense

• Wall Street’s brightest minds reveal the most important charts in the world (Business Insider

• A Timeline of Some of The Best Investment Books (Irrelevant Investor

• Crisis of Confidence in Financial Engineering (Bloomberg View

• Mossberg: The Steve Jobs I knew isn’t in this movie (The Verge

• Why this Manhattan gun store didn’t actually sell guns (Washington Postsee also New York City Gun Shop Video May Not Be Real, But It Has the Gun Lobby Worried (Huffington Post

• Most Earth-like planets have yet to be born, study suggests (Washington Post

• Driving the 1990 Porsche 911 Reimagined by Singer Vehicle Design (Automobilesee also How Emory Porsche Customizes Incredible Vintage Porsche 356s (Bloomberg

Be sure to check out our Masters in Business interview this weekend with Paul Desmond of Lowry’s Research. 

A Weak Earnings Season 

earnings chart

Source: Bespoke Investment Group

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