- More pain ahead for small caps, saysCredit Suisse. Since the mid 1990′s the average and median pullbacks in the Russell 2000 have been 21% and 14%.
- Some measures of corporate credit spreads have reached their tightest levels in the past 23 years. Does this mean that optimism has peaked and it's time to sell? Not necessarily says Califia Beach Pundit.
- Pope Francis calls for return to morals, generosity and redistribution of wealth TCC
- Fracking has done phenomenal things for North Dakota, including making it the deadliest state in which to work. MotherJones