stock investment newsletters stock market newsletter It seems almost sacrilegious to point this out at a time when the rest of the investment community is fawning over Buffett’s latest letter, released over the weekend. But, far from being unique, Buffett’s is part of a long investment-letter tradition. How far back does that tradition extend? In the U.S., it dates at least to the 1800s. The Wall Street Journal itself began as in 1883, when Charles Dow and Edward Jones inaugurated “The Customer’s Afternoon Letter.” Dow and Jones changed their service’s name to Wall Street Journal in 1889. (Dow Jones also is the publisher of MarketWatch.) This is more than just a historical curiosity. Of the 200 whose performance is monitored by the Hulbert Financial Digest, no fewer than 10 have outperformed Buffett over the past 15 years — since the top of the Internet bubble, in other words. Gaza, Palestinian Territory   : … alestinian Territory.html