"As Pimco’s Bill Gross wryly observed: “What a good country or a good squirrel
should be doing is stashing away nuts for the winter. The United States is not
only not saving nuts, it’s eating the ones left over from the last winter.”
INTC and IBM MISS send tech spending warning
EBAY misses forcast, growth slows
Below is a more positive, butnot climactic chart that shows continued improvement in housing starts and permits....but it sure is still a FAR cry from normal isn't it?