Friday, August 03, 2012

Morning Journal-Romney's economic plan


This Week’s Data

June factory orders fell 0.5% versus expectations of an increase of 0.7%.

July nonfarm payrolls rose 163,000 versus expectations of a 90,000 increase; oddly enough the unemployment rate rose to 8.3% from 8.2%.


Global PMI’s show stalling growth (short):

Friday morning humor:



Romney’s economic plan (medium):

International War Against Radical Islam

When Assad falls (medium):

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