Random Thoughts on a Freaky Friday: Banks, Nasdaq, and Ballmer's Billions

By Todd Harrison  AUG 23, 2013 10:56 AM

Observations from the front as the trading ranks thin.

 


Editor's Note: Todd posts his vibes in real time each day on our Buzz & Banter.

It's the Friday in front of the most popular vacation week of the summer and the ranks will get thinner as we tick into the weekend.  As liquidity is the “other side” of volatility (as anyone who has tried to trade a thin float will attest) we’ll need to stay on our toes as we edge into our requisite respite.

Here’s what I’m looking at, in no particular order:
R.P.

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