Some things I’m reading this morning:

  • Bearish sentiment (PhilPearlman)
  • The Dow hits meaningless milestone (MSN)
  • Business cylces and markets (CalculatedRisk)
  • The Japanese stock market is on fire, and Abenomics is the kindling (Quartz); see also, ETFs to join the Japan rally (IndexUniverse)
  • Commodities: hedge funds cut bets to 2009 low as Goldman says to buy (Bloomberg)
  • Erin Callan, the CFO of Lehman, asks if ‘Is there life after work?’ (NYT)
  • Still Abiding After 15 Years: The Laid-Back World of ‘Big Lebowski’ Worship (Atlantic)