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The Takeaway: Sector timing and other fruitless endeavors

Jan 14, 2013 @ 9:40 am

By Josh Brown

Portfolio

Are yield-chasing bond managers the next thing we should be cowering in a fallout shelter over? 'cause I'm down if that's what you want to do... (Fortune)

Managed muni ETFs are hot right now, what's the deal? (Financial Planning)

Rick Ferri: Sorry, timing market sectors also hasn't worked for most pros. (Rick Ferri)

China may allow you to invest directly in her markets. (DealBook)

The Biz

Here's why ETF providers are steppin' they game up in the twenty-one-three. Sorry. (ETF Trends)

Helaine Olen's new book is shaking up the advisory biz with some brutal findings. (Investment News)

Financial planning as Build-a-Bear Workshop experience. Tee-hee. (Nerd's Eye View)

Stockbrokers: Do not date your clients and then steal from them. Seriously. (Broke and Broker)

Outliers

Why is Walgreens selling sushi? (editor's note: my guess is some kind of Batman villain poisoning plot...) (TIME)

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Disclaimer: Joshua Brown is an investment advisor representative with Fusion Analytics. The content above is for informational purposes only, nothing here should ever be construed as investment advice or a solicitation to trade any securities. Mr. Brown or his firm may be long or short securities mentioned above for client or personal accounts at any time.

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