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Posts from — August 2010

Rodrigo y Gabriela

Last night I went to see this duo in concert at the Boston Opera House. They just killed it! Best concert I have ever been to.

August 27, 2010   No Comments

How to Beat the Stock Market

Become a U.S. Senator:

A study suggests that U.S. senators possess stock-picking skills that even the most seasoned money manager would envy. During the boom years of the 1990s, senators’ stock picks beat the market by 12 percentage points a year on average, according to the study. Corporate insiders, meanwhile, beat the market by about six percentage points a year, while U.S. households underperformed the market by 1.4 percentage points a year on average, according to separate studies. The final details of the study will be published in the December issue of the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.

Full article here.

August 2, 2010   1 Comment