Wednesday, Jul 19, 2006

Choppy economic times ahead?

TimesOnline: Investors' outlook hits five-year low on the gloom scale

Investors around the globe are hunkering down in the belief that choppy economic weather is on the horizon.
Sentiment has rapidly shifted with 60% of investors now expecting the world economy to weaken in the coming year. Just three months ago only 5% of respondents held that view.

Posted by denzil @ 12:07 PM (546 views)
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1. Q_phreak said...

Three months ago there wasn't such conflict in the Middle East.

Wednesday, July 19, 2006 01:32PM Report Comment

2. denzil said...

>>Three months ago there wasn't such conflict in the Middle East.

As the survey was mainly conducted before the troubles in the middle east my guess is that the figure for pessimistic investors would be greater if the survey were performed today.

Wednesday, July 19, 2006 04:35PM Report Comment

3. Elpapasito said...

And remember confidence matters in these bubble asset markets

Thursday, July 20, 2006 11:22AM Report Comment

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