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Surprise: U.S. Corporations Pulling Back Investments

D G Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 11:57 AM
Accordingly, companies are planning for a bad year. They are cutting jobs and scaling back plans for capital expenditures. The companies are hunkering down because government is failing under Obama's "leadership".
Dan369 Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 12:37 PM
No, unfortunately only slightly more than half the actual voters (plus those he got through fraud) wanted him. Total voter turn-out was down from 2008.
Curtis108 Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 12:36 PM
But if by some miracle, it outlook changes, corporations can adjust.

I'm not expecting it, but it might happen. (Pigs will fly if you apply enough thrust...)
D G Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 12:02 PM


Not September.

D G Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 12:02 PM
Suppose, Congress and the Administration actually do get an agreement about the Fiscal Cliff in the final week of September.

It will be too late.

Company budgets will have been completed already. It will be a business plan assuming a bad year.

Marc_H Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 11:59 AM
half of the people in the country want this POS as POTUS

Everyone knows by the now there is a fiscal cliff looming and everyone knows President Obama wants to raise taxes on "millionaires and billionaires," which is actually anyone making more than $250,000 per year. With the recent talk from Obama, saying there is no way he will budge on a tax increase for the country's "rich," corporations are naturally pulling back their investments and cutting workers.

U.S. companies are scaling back investment plans at the fastest pace since the recession, signaling more trouble for the economic recovery.

Half of the nation's 40 biggest publicly...