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May 1, 2014 Market Structure Map - Binary IR

Source: Tim Quast, president, ModernNetworks IR LLC

There’s a joke software engineers tell. There are 10 kinds of people in the world. Those who can count in binary and those who can't. Nerd jokes (no offense, technology friends!) are often neither immediately nor apparently...[more]

April 29, 2014 Buffett's Bad Advice

Source: Forbes

In the modern world of investing, complexity dominates. Thousands of difficult-to-assess choices present themselves, often with the perverse result of confounding us further rather than solving a problem. In response, the...

April 28, 2014 Global Warming's True Believers Are Screaming At The Proverbial Scoreboard

Source: Forbes

In a recent column about HBO’s documentary series Vice, I questioned Vice founder Shane Smith’s contention that a failure to act on the theory that is global warming will prove perilous. Smith asserted that soon enough 80 of the...

April 24, 2014 Market Structure Map - Monoliths and Microseconds

Source: Tim Quast, president, ModernNetworks IR LLC

People are getting screwed because they can’t imagine a microsecond.” Well, how about $1 trillion? Can we imagine that? If you want context for the quote, read Michael Lewis’s book, Flash Boys (No. 1 now in NY Times nonfiction)....[more]

April 22, 2014 What to look for in earnings

Source: CNBC

Earnings, earnings, earnings. This week, we will hear from some 150+ S&P 500 companies, so prepare yourself. Expect to hear the same song. For the most part, earnings will beat the expectations. Analysts will sing about the...

April 21, 2014 The Most Important Book Ever Is All Wrong

Source: Bloomberg

It's hard to think of another book on economics published in the past several decades that's been praised as lavishly as Thomas Piketty's "Capital in the Twenty-First Century." The adulation tells you something, though not mainly...

April 17, 2014 Market Structure Map - Fires, Crashes and Kill Switches

Source: Tim Quest, president, ModernNetworks IR LLC

Suppose the engine of your vehicle was on fire. The logical response would be to shut it off. But what if you were traveling at highway speed and killing the fuel supply meant you had no power breaks or steering? What if your...[more]

April 17, 2014 When Shareholder Activism Goes Too Far

Source: Bloomberg

Has investor activism gone too far? Some shareholder champions are beginning to think so, and they may have a point. To them, a handful of hyperactivists, mostly hedge funds, has hijacked the shareholder-rights movement -- a...

April 10, 2014 Market Structure Map - The Recovery

Source: Tim Quest, president, ModernNetworks IR LLC

I think the chief reason for the recent swoon in stocks was not anemia in the job market but a sort of investor outrage. You can’t troll a trading periodical or blog or forum without wading through rants on why Michael Lewis,...[more]

April 3, 2014 Is the stock market really rigged in favor of high frequency traders?

Source: The Week

Since 1987's Black Monday, markets have become increasingly computerized. Change was gradual at first, but in the last decade it has become rapid. Today, computerized markets trade faster than ever before — faster, literally,...

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