Would the DOW have reached an all time high if it hadn't been rejiggered by throwing out big losers such as AIG, C and bankrupt GM? Where would the DOW be if they were still factored in as a componet of the DOW? As with many other statistical indicators used to reflect our recovering economy know how they are derived to get a true picture.
What happened to all the doom and gloom that the Democrats and the President were all talking about. I thought it was the end of the world as we know it. Markets were suppose to be crashing all around us.
No, we just said it'd take years if not a decade to undo the bush/repub damage to the economy and country's standing in the world, Obama's a little ahead of prediction schedule, not thanks to republicans.
That is becaise he, and Ben have devalued the dollar. Forget about making a connection between the Obamanator, and hte market. You didn't make it for Bush, so don't make it for someone that has created massive debt, and high unemployment. Think about the increase by a whopping 17% of billionaires in thsi country in just last year alone. You do hate weatth creation right lib?