What advice would you give a new Wall Street trader? (Photo: AP)

Every May, graduates get showered with advice as they head on to college or to the real world. On Friday, young and aspiring traders on Twitter got something of a commencement address of their own.

Thanks to the #AdviceForYoungTraders hashtag, started by analyst George Pearkes of Bespoke Investment Group, there were plenty of words of wisdom — some of it sage, some more dubious — to go around.

Meanwhile, Meredith Jones ponders an, ahem, green investment; Ian Bremmer talks soccer; and Josh Brown can still hear his dial-up modem buzzing in the wake of Verizon’s announcement of a $4.4 billion deal to buy AOL.

 

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