like the model propounded in this article. In fact, I would be a bit insulted to be compared to these folks, if I were morningstar. What are morningstar's views on the subject? BTW...posted in The Big Picture by Barry Ritholtz .
money supply can only grow if you spend it or lend it. Instead, it sits idle in that garage. Recently, my friend, Barry Ritholtz , did an extensive and enlightening review of those stagnant free reserves in his terrific blog – The Big Picture
bloggers including Cullen Roche of PragCap blog and Barry Ritholtz of Big Picture blog have written good summaries of the new ..... re working from a fundamentally flawed foundation. Barry Ritholtz says " All of these bias the results towards their
can maintain the apparent momentum from the whole Thanksgiving weekend. "Apparent" because there are some like Barry Ritholtz who are skeptical about the figures, based as they are on unreliable surveys, while others such as Adrianne Shapira
refining costs account for the remaining 33%. The story becomes interesting when we compare those figures to history. Barry Ritholtz discovered that early last decade, crude prices accounted for only 35% of the cost in a gallon of gas. At the peak
optimism is in a historically normal range. Small businesses point towards a lack of sales as the primary concern and as Barry Ritholtz showed, there is an unsurprisingly high correlation between the unemployment rate and the number of firms citing