If you happen to be perusing the internet these days, you’d think the recession is over, we’ve avoided depression, and home prices were about to recover fully:
Reuters: Consumer Sentiment Soars as Confidence Returns
CNN: Manufacturing Activity Picks Up
Bloomberg: JP Morgan, Barclays Say U.S. Economy Will Grow in Second Half
Consumers give spark of new hope for econ revival
Warning: Don’t judge a story by it’s headline. If you happen to click-through and read these stories, you should come away with a completely different perspective then going into it based on the headlines.