Friday Morning Kickoff

Here’s some essential reading before markets open on Friday morning, provided by high5finance.

Top Stories:

* Greek Fiscal Crisis Worsens

* Trading Outlook: April 18 – 23, 2010

* European Stocks Fall, Region’s Budget Deficit Widens

* U.S. Stocks Advance, Led by Wells Fargo, BofA

* Belgium catapulted into fresh chaos as PM resigns

* Big bonuses are back. Backlash isn’t

* Total Spread Blowout on PIIGS

* Obama’s Speech: The Good, The Bad and The Missing

* Sovereign Debt Crisis Likely to Spread: Roubini

* With Goldman charged, rivals smell blood

Latest News:

* IMF: Recovery Stronger Than Expected but Speed Varies

* U.S. Producer Prices Spike in March

* World Faces ”Sovereign DisCredit’’

* Microsoft 3Q Net Income Up 35%

* U.K. Unemployment Hits 2.5 Million

* Stocks rise in later trade

* Fabrice Tourre to testify on Hill

Latest Blog Posts:

* Econotwist’s Blog: Fitch: The Long-Term Goldman-Effect

* StraightStocks.com: Useless Investing Variables: We Are Our Own Worst Enemy

* Seeking Alpha: Goldman Sachs: The Long and Short of Opaque

* Zero Hedge: Insights Into America’s Disneyland From Mike Krieger And Our “Neo-Feudalistic, Gulag Casino Economy”

* The Huffington Post: Where Tea Partiers Live

* Wall St. Cheat Sheet: Earth Day’s Outrageous But Legal: DOW Chemical Sponsors Live Earth’s Run for Water

* The Euobserver: Brussels quarrel part of media trend?

* China Financial Markets: Chinese savings and the wealth effect

Latest Analysis:

* Bear Market Rally Is Near Its Top

* SEC’s Fraud Charges Won’t Be End of Goldman Sachs

* Landing Investment Opportunities in Airport Stocks

* Market Analysis: Predictions vs. Forecasts

* Oil Weakness Is Good for Refiners

* Little Sense Banning Banks From Derivatives

Recommended Reading:

* Moore Capital’s Bacon Forecasts Further Euro Weakness, Bear Market in U.S.

* An Unprecedented Look Inside Hedge Funds

* Banks may not be lending, but they are buying treasuries

* A Series of Unfortunate Events for Europe

* The Limited Potential of New Financial Regulations

* The Future of the Stock Market

* What Do We Need in Finance Reform?

* Even Bernanke Sees Trouble Ahead

* Obama’s Speech: The Good, The Bad and The Missing

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Video Reports:

* Medvedev About Obama’s Men: “I Don’t Want To Offend Anyone”

* Fears Uncontrolled Crisis In Europe

* Weekend Tea Party Rally In The U.S.

* U.S. Debt: Not Much Better Than Greek

* FED With A Fake Mustache

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