MUST READS
Bernanke Quells Talk of Fresh Fed Stimulus – Bloomberg
Gold falls $100 before recovering, silver down 7% – Mineweb
Bernanke Back in the Hot Seat as QE Expectations Cool – CNBC
ISDA panel: No credit event yet from Greek restructuring – Washington Post
How Greece’s default could kill the sovereign CDS market – Reuters
Bundesbank head issues new warning to ECB over loans – Globe & Mail
Southern European Money Migrating North to Safety – Spiegel
ECB’s Draghi raises the stakes with trillion euro gamble – Telegraph
Rising Crude Prices Tap Into a Barrel of Nonsense – Bloomberg
To end the Fed, Paul will have to start questioning it – GATA
Buffett May Know Value, But He Doesn’t Know What Money Is – Forbes
Paul Krugman: Bond Vigilante? – NetNet

MARKETS/INVESTING
Oil falls below $107 amid weak demand – AP
Gold rebounds after price rout draws buyers – Reuters
Bond bubble, toil and trouble – MarketWatch
Will Fed push oil to $200 a barrel? – MSN Money
Apple valuation tops $500B ahead of iPad announcement – Washington Post
Nasdaq hits 3,000 – with a lot of help from Apple – Globe & Mail
Gold selloff risks halting investors’ buying spree – MarketWatch
Gold tumbles as Fed signals no further stimulus – Commodity Online
Slippery Silver, the ‘Devil’s Metal’ – WSJ
Silver – Is the Party Over? – Profitimes

ECONOMY/WORLD/HOUSING/BANKING
Only 54% Of Young Adults In America Have A Job – Zero Hedge
GDP For 2011 Revised Upward to 3.0% — Is It Real? – Daily Capitalist
Middle-Class Welfare State Is Invisible by Design – Bloomberg
HSBC’s China PMI reaches four-month high in Feb – China Daily
Eurozone unemployment continues to increase – BBC
Ugly Stereotypes of Germany Resurface in Greece – Spiegel
Goldman Delays “Housing Bottom” Forecast To Mid-2013 – Zero Hedge
California AG Harris demands justice for homeowners – O.C. Register
Foreclosure Sales Ramp Up Post Robo Signing – CNBC
Has Bernanke learned an important lesson? – MoneyWatch
Five Largest Banks ‘Should Be Broken Up’: Fed’s Fisher – CNBC
The Usual Suspect – DeLong, Project Syndicate