The Beta Investment Report, a new monthly newsletter edited by yours truly, James Picerno, has hit the streets. For a preview, take a peek at our sister site,, where you’ll find subscription information. In fact, we’re giving away Volume 1, No. 1. Visit to download a PDF file of the inaugural issue.
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