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Light at the End of the Tunnel and It’s Not Another Train

Consumer Debt Resumes Growth — But Credit Card Use Declines     Wall Street Journal March 8 2011 http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703386704576186832201501652.html?mod=WSJ_hp_LEFTWhatsNewsCollection Consumer debt (excluding mortgages) increased for the fourth straight month in January.  If ever there was a proxy for consumer confidence, this may be one of the best. Consumer credit now totals $2.4 trillion (compare that to $9.4 …Read more

Light at the End of the Tunnel (It’s Not Another Train) — Corporate America Posts First Net Increase in Office Space Absorption in 3 Years

Fresh Signs of Life in Office Market- WSJ   Jobs are everything to an economy.  Period.  And perhaps one of the best barometers of Corporate America’s economic mood and outlook is reflected in the total usage of office space.     Good news, as reported in the Wall Street Journal Tuesday January 4, 2011, is …Read more