10 Thursday AM Reads

Here is my morning collection of confirmation biases:

Jack Bogle: Forget trading, start investing (Market Watch)
• Investing in Master Limited Partnerships – Risks and Opportunities (NEPC) see also High Returns and a Tax Break in One Investment (NYT)
• Why Are You Outperforming? Why Are You Underperforming? (Mebane Faber)
• Financial Survival in a Time of Fiscal Peril (NYT)
• This Is The Biggest Economic Story In The World (Business Insider)
• Spain Banks Face More Pain as Worst-Case Scenario Turns Real (Bloomberg)
• Housing Starts and Permits: Euphoria May Be Premature (Advisor Perspectives) but see Home Building Surges as Confidence Grows (WSJ)
• What’s An Index Worth? (Index Universe)
• 2 Senators Call for Greater Bank Capital Requirements (DealBook) see also Testifying in Britain, Volcker Questions Bank Innovation (DealBook)
• How the Moon Was Born (The Atlantic)

What are your biases?

Insurers Shed Annuity Assets

Source: WSJ

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