Happy Monday, unless you're Miley Cyrus, in which case you need to be really, really embarrassed. Summer is almost gone, but the morning six-pack goes on and on:
Muriel "Mickie" Siebert was one of a kind—brash, bold and brilliant. The investing world loses one of its legends in the first female to hold a seat at the New York Stock Exchange, remembered as "a fabulous woman, a trailblazer and a pioneer."
Everyone knows, or should know, that the Fed taper talk is way, way overdone as a market threat. Where you should be afraid—really afraid—is that Congress is going to be back in session soon. Eeks!