Hot Links: The New King of Wall Street

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink (image from BusinessWeek)

Stuff I’m Reading this Morning…

Ending second worst decade for US stocks in history, The Dow has lost 9.2% over the last 10 years.  (Bespoke)

No stranger to scandal himself, Larry Kudlow has some advice for Tiger Woods.  (CNBC)

BlackRock passes $3.2 trillion in assets, CEO Larry Fink is the new King of Wall Street.  (NYP)

That Bethany McLean piece about how Goldman Sachs sees itself.  (VanityFair)

Speaking of Goldman, their employees have begun to arm themselves.  Awesome.  (Bloomberg)

JPMorgan strategists say forget Dubai, keep buying risk assets.  (PragCap)

Bernanke‘s Fed as Bubble Fighter?  (TBP)

Some of the top-performing mutual funds are turning new investors away.  (SmartMoney)

Upside Trader: “Things I Can’t Friggin Believe”.  (UpsideTrader)

The 12 Shortest Actors of All Time.  Tee Hee.  (MovieFill)