Links for the weekend — what are we reading?

Hope is not an investing strategy (Safal Niveshak)

Why a few banks are really sweating heading into earnings season (Business Insider)

How to think like Sherlock Holmes (Farnam Street)

Molycorp Inc, files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection (Valuewalk)

Another Ackman merger? Valent said to be in talks with Zoetis (Valuewalk)

Hugh Hendry bet big on Chinese Futures before the selloff (Valuewalk)

The value hunter — Seth Klarman searches for Value in a Sky High Market (Valuewalk)