Friday, August 17, 2012

Morning Journal--Another warning from Andrew McCarthy


This Week’s Data

The August Philadelphia Fed manufacturing index came in at -7.1 versus expectations of -4.5.


Rail traffic still growing (short):



One of the problems with higher education (medium):

International War Against Radical Islam

Another warning from Andrew McCarthy (medium):

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