Here's our weekly roundup — posted a day earlier than usual to make way for tomorrow's end-of-month DAA and Sector Rotation updates.

And from the pundits and bloggers...

  • Changing seats (Jonathan Clements, The Humble Dollar). Is there a way to squeeze more happiness out of the dollars we spend? Yes — and it's not complicated.
     
  • Simple, but not easy (Tony Isola, A Teachable Moment). It's wise to keep your investing approach, but keeping it simple is harder than you may think.
     
  • That magazine cover doesn't make Apple shares a 'sell' (Barry Ritholtz, Bloomberg View). Ritholtz riffs on magazine covers and what they may mean (or not) for investors.
     
  • Hunt for next bitcoin will spark wilder crypto swings (Ben Carlson, Bloomberg View). If you thought bitcoin has been on a wild ride, learn what happened last week with litecoin.
     
  • Wall Street's year-end forecasts (Eddy Elfenbein, Crossing Wall Street). With one day left in the trading year, it appears the S&P 500 consensus estimate for 2017 will miss the actual performance number by more than 14 percentage points!

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