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The Takeaway: The four pillars of gold are crumbling

Apr 17, 2013 @ 2:49 pm

By Josh Brown

Portfolio

Morgan Stanley: The Four Pillars of Gold are crumbling. (Business Insider)

Intel: Cheap blue chip Dow stock or tech value trap? (The Reformed Broker)

Sheila Bair: Here's how low interest rates are actually hurting the economy. (Advisor One)

Is the Fed doing little more than blowing the next economy-crushing asset bubble? (DealBook)

The Biz

Strategies for protecting your clients from high taxes. (WealthManagement)

Private equity LOVES the wealth management biz and they are buying up as many of us as they can. So pinch those cheeks, break a few capillaries and look rosy. Otherwise, what man will want you? (Financial Planning)

Ric Edelman tells an SEC forum that brokers are lying to their clients in municipal bond dealings. (FA Magazine)

Bob Seawright: "It is clear that lots of advisors have a lot invested ub their current approach. " But things change. (Above the Market)

Your own personal penguin zoo, and ten other signs you have too much money. (Huffington Post)

Outliers

Today in history: The births of both J Pierpont Morgan and CNBC (JasonZweig.com)

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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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