GDP, the Real Measure
Gross Domestic Production numbers will be released this week. They will probably be reduced from the previous 1.8 % , possibly down to a sub 1.0 number of 0.8 %. It is an indication that what you see in the stock indexes is nothing other than a reflection of how much of domestic production is pulled out of the economy and sent to top 10 % who own most of the stock. The President of Caterpillar said it well recently, there is no such thing as too much profit for a corporation. This is from a company that started the movement to reducing worker compensation.