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The Takeaway: Suddenly, everyone hates Apple

By Downtown Josh Brown

Dec 14, 2012 @ 1:04 pm (Updated 1:23 pm) EST

PORTFOLIO

And all of a sudden everyone hates Apple's guts and thinks its going to zero. (Street Insider) and (Reuters)

THE BIZ

Merrill adviser in WA nailed for $1.7 million on suitability, had client's whole retirement income account in dividend stocks in 2008. (Financial Planning)

No one is using 529 plans. (Maybe because they suck, are inflexible and annoying?) (Investment News)

Morningstar: Avoid bond market risk by going into actively managed funds. (pimco-total-return-etf-over-passive-funds/?mod=BOLBlog">Focus On Funds)

OUTLIERS

UBS settles the whole LIBOR "misunderstanding" with a billion dollar fine. Whatever, no big deal. (DealBook)

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