Hot Links: A Conspiracy of Bulls Posted March 17, 2015 by Joshua M Brown What I'm reading this morning: Sam Ro's preview of today's FOMC (Business Insider) Tim Mullaney: There are zero reasons for the Fed to raise interest rates (MarketWatch) Apple in Talks to Launch Online TV Service (Wall Street Journal) How a Rising Dollar Is Creating Trouble for Emerging Economies (Upshot) What happens to stock market returns after six good years? (Irrelevant Investor) Rob Bennett: Every bull market requires a conspiracy (ValueWalk) Smart Beta ETFs are now a $400 billion category (ETF.com) hey look - mutual funds are doing much better this year. Cash drag is paying off! (Bloomberg) Bill Gross's replacements thrive at PIMCO (Bloomberg) Even the best funds suffer periods of underperformance. That's probably when your sell and buy the next shiny thing you see. (Monringstar) How much of the recent Euro stocks rally is about fundamentals and how much is about currency? (Yardeni) Is Abenomics finally trickling from the markets to the real economy? Toyota gives workers their biggest raise in 13 years. (Wall Street Journal) Bob Shiller: Yes, there is a bubble in bonds (Project Syndicate) James Surowiecki in praise of short sellers (New Yorker) Has Howard Schultz lost his f*cking mind? (Fortune) Now go talk about it. facebook twitter linkedin Read this next.April 17, 2011 The Youngening of Western LeadershipMay 15, 2012 Pimco Total Return ETF is Crushing the Mothership!March 23, 2017 Not to be missed!