Some things I’m reading this morning:

  • Whole Foods shares tank after earnings (BusinessInsider)
  • Ray Dalio is bullish on stocks, oil and other commodities (Bloomberg)
  • Investors use bond ETFs to sidestep broken fixed income markets (InstitutionalInvestor)
  • An argument for the Fed to use higher interest rates to fight excess in financial markets (WP)
  • Retail sales report from yesterday was good enough (PragCap)
  • Wall Street is betting that Apple’s earnings will shrink 4% (CNNmoney)
  • Former Bulls guard Jay Williams claimed ex-teammates smoked marijuana before games (ChicagoTribune)
  • Four Chicago pizza deliveries for Valentine’s Day (TimeOutChicago)