On this day in History, October 2, 1950, The comic strip Peanuts, by Charles M. Schultz, makes its first appearance in newspapers. Nine years later, October 2, 1959, the groundbreaking TV series The Twilight Zone, premiers on CBS. Coincidence?
Economic Data Today:
News of the Day:
There’s no news today.
Other News & Blogs:
President Trump Tests Positive for Coronavirus – https://www.wsj.com/articles/president-trump-and-first-lady-melania-test-positive-for-the-coronavirus-11601639968
U.S. job growth slows in September; permanent unemployment increasing – https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-job-growth-slows-in-september-permanent-unemployment-increasing-idUSKBN26N0H1
Moody’s Downgrades New York State, New York City Credit Ratings – https://www.wsj.com/articles/moodys-downgrades-new-york-state-new-york-city-credit-ratings-11601606598?mod=markets_lead_pos7
Common Causes of Very Bad Decisions – https://www.collaborativefund.com/blog/bad-decisions/
Luck and Success – https://theirrelevantinvestor.com/2020/10/01/luck-and-success/
The $88 Trillion World Economy in One Chart – https://www.visualcapitalist.com/the-88-trillion-world-economy-in-one-chart/
Weekend Podcast Recommendations:
Animal Spirits, Talk Your Book – Investing in Gold – https://open.spotify.com/episode/6mIeCELrGASqLuvkq2KQ50?si=FqMnO5YiToiw7egSUekoNQ
Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard – Tom Brady – https://open.spotify.com/episode/5v8TpW3Fb3Hb9l2jeQ2afi?si=eycnesuIQumv-cPbmQOqEQ
Invest Like the Best – Modest Proposal (For the Fintwit nerds) – https://open.spotify.com/episode/0MxSyPGF6rU3wpa9bMvupv?si=dwamgcykT5acT9Y9n9CWIQ
Masters in Business – Pedro Earp on the Business of Beer – https://open.spotify.com/episode/6bapJvjQ83axr2Um2VUqbc?si=ELeVdJQWT7WDQpeWkQvOhA
Stay safe and have a wonderful weekend.