Mid-Week NewsFlashr Editor’s Picks

Feb 12, 2009: 9:57 AM CST

It’s time again for the quick mid-week update from the Editor of the NewsFlashr Business Blogs section:

Barry Ritholtz provides two quick image posts that show us the “Word Cloud Map” of Secretary Geithner’s speech and then links to an image of the Economic Stimulus Plan Mapped Out.

Mish discusses the recent government activity and provides his comments in two recent posts: Insanity Prevails (regarding the Bail-out) and Bernanke – So Far So Good (on Credit Moves).

Dr. Steenbarger shares with us his analysis and tips on how to identify and trade Range Breakouts. Breakouts from Trading Ranges

Investment Postcards shares with us a video that has Nouriel Roubini and Nassim Taleb discussing how to predict financial crises – very interesting. Dr. Doom and the Black Swan

Rob Hanna shares with us some insights from his research that describes why it’s important to consider initial positioning when considering research/analysis: The Importance of Positioning in Analysis.

Chris Perruna shares some insights and warnings about trading double-leveraged funds (and shares his recent experience): Oil Double Long ETN (DXO)

Trader Gav, who has been working on automated trading systems, shares his thoughts on what we really need to know: “Learning to adjust your mindset, to accept the change, to really understand your battle field, with these, start to enhance or alter your strategies.” What You Really Need to Learn….

The Dividend Growth Investor shares with us seven companies that have raised their dividends recently, which might be worth a second glance. Seven Notable Dividend Increases in the News

Corey Rosenbloom


2 Responses to “Mid-Week NewsFlashr Editor’s Picks”

  1. Dividend Growth Investor Says:

    Thanks a lot for the link!

    Dividend Growth Investor

  2. Noha Money Says:

    Is it just me or alot of those trade triangles bad trades. Look at the values and not the positions.