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For better or worse, it’s the first full day of Trump’s America… Here are some of the best links from around the web to get you through the weekend.


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The Most Important Thing: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor
by Howard Marks

Howard Marks, the chairman and cofounder of Oaktree Capital Management, is renowned for his insightful assessments of market opportunity and risk. Now for the first time, all readers can benefit from Marks’s wisdom, concentrated into a single volume that speaks to both the amateur and seasoned investor.


  • Where To Invest Your Money: 14 Financial Experts Give Their Top Questions To Ask (The Ways to Wealth)
  • With Reynolds Deal, British American Tobacco Looks to U.S. for Growth (WSJ)
  • Every Stock Picking Opportunity Is a Way to Lose Money Too (WSJ)
  • Investors Try to Tap Into the Next Craigslist, Regardless of Earnings (WSJ)
  • Should You Put Bitcoin in Your IRA? (The Intelligent Investor)
  • Basketball’s Nerd King: How Daryl Morey used behavioral economics to revolutionize the art of NBA draft picks (Michael Lewis via Slate)
  • ***Don’t Let Other Investors Make Up Your Mind (The Intelligent Investor)
  • The Mortgage Market’s $1 Trillion Pocket of Worry (WSJ)

What are you reading this weekend? Drop a link in the comments section below or shoot me an email.