REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Art Cashin Happy (almost) New Year! Wednesday is the final day of 2014 and the final trading day of the year, which means that New York Stock Exchange legend Art Cashin — who on Tuesday celebrated 50 (!!) years on the exchange floor — publishes his year-end poem. Last week, we featured Cashin’s […]

AP Images/ Mary AltafferArt Cashin and the NYSE traders. Legendary New York Stock Exchange floor trader and director of floor operations for UBS Art Cashin has sent out his annual Wall Street Christmas poem. This year he wove in some of the financial and political highlight of 2014: Wall Street waiting for the Fed rate […]

REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin Robert Shiller Wellesley College economist Karl Case wrote a lovely, albeit lengthy, poem about the housing bubble to his long-time research partner and Nobel Prize winner, Robert Shiller. The poem was presented at a conference honoring Shiller at Yale University. In the past, Shiller and Case worked together to create the S&P/Case-Shiller Home […]