Q2 2009 Earnings Results Continue to Impress

Of the 72 public companies followed by Briefing.com on Tuesday, only 9 stocks missed their earnings estimates. That follows an extremely positive market performance on Monday when only 3 of 30 firms missed their number.

Of the 59 issues that beat their estimates Tuesday, they beat them handily. Those companies provided surprise after surprise . . . → Read More: Q2 2009 Earnings Results Continue to Impress

Socialism

Received the email “parable” below today. Interesting that I received it just after reading Chris Leithner’s latest newsletter (yesterdays post) – synchronicity?

An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before but had once failed an entire class.

That class had insisted that socialism . . . → Read More: Socialism