What we are reading on 7/14/2017

Here’s what we are reading today. We do not necessarily agree with the opinions expressed therein and we disavow any actual or implied investment advice therein. In no particular order:
I guess it’s all about who you know …
Analyst coverage means something
Evaluating TAA
Investor biases in model portfolios
All about a 529 plan
CTAs continue to perform poorly
Studies Find High Achievers Underestimate Their Talents While Underachievers Overestimate Theirs
Every Great Investment Hurts
Value investing has been tough for a while
Reasons Emerge for Worst Chain-Restaurant Slump since 2009
Unwinding QE will be “More Disruptive than People Think”
Few Bets. Big Bets. Infrequent Bets
Auto Time Bomb: Slowdown Coming Up, Manufacturing Has Peaked This Cycle
The Loneliness of an Entrepreneur
Low-Volatility Stocks Are Having A Rough Summer
The curious world of micro caps
How to Save Even More
Steady global growth masks worsening emerging market performance
Our nutrition modulates our cognition.