Is Pennsylvania beginning to look like Alaska?

This is just some documenting of the obvious and nothing surprisng in itself.

Statewide for Pennsylvania in the first half of 2010 (the latest this particular data is available), the Census gnomes report 8,837 new hires in industries classified under NAICS code 21 (Mining, Quarrying, Oil and Gas Extraction).  The breakdown by gender is:

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Chen Lin: Capitalize on Oil Stock Fluctuations

Chen Lin is a successful resource investor who loves energy equities because he can uncover treasures still hidden from the very markets that will later recognize their value and bid them up. In this exclusive interview with The Energy Report, Chen shares names of some of his favorite positions currently boosting his portfolio.

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Economic Events on June 8, 2011

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM EDT, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 10:00 AM EDT, the Quarterly Services Survey will be released, showing the status of the information and technology-related service industries.

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