Friday, June 29, 2012

Morning Journal-No wonder Main Street is skeptical about a recovery


Economics

This Week’s Data


May personal income came in up 0.2% versus expectations of up 0.3%; personal spending was flat as anticipated.
http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2012/06/personal-income-increased-02-in-may.html

Other

No wonder Main Street is skeptical about a recovery (medium):
http://reason.com/archives/2012/06/27/economic-recovery-stupid-predictions

Politics

Domestic


Friday morning humor (short):
http://mjperry.blogspot.com/2012/06/cartoon-of-day_27.html



Steve Cook received his education in investments from Harvard, where he earned an MBA, New York University, where he did post graduate work in economics and financial analysis and the CFA Institute, where he earned the Chartered Financial Analysts designation in 1973. His 40 years of investment experience includes institutional portfolio management at Scudder, Stevens and Clark and Bear Stearns. Steve's goal at Strategic Stock Investments is to help other investors build wealth and benefit from the investing lessons he learned the hard way.