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Dividends: U.S. Continuing Descent Toward Recession

Pistol Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 5:11 AM
solution, it is the problem. Until Joe and Jane Sixpack figure this out, they are going to take it in the shorts.
Context Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 7:52 AM
You hit the nail when you said "functionally Illiterate." Next time be honest and say "Democrats."

We have been tracking a new potential indicator of the level of economic distress in the U.S. economy: the number of publicly-traded companies declaring whether they will act to cut their dividends each month. The data is now out for the just completed month of September 2012, which Standard and Poor has published in Excel spreadsheet format, which we've used to update our chart tracking this measure of economic health:

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