Stocks Say Recession, But Bonds Say Depression

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  1. Crabtownboy

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    http://www.time.com/time/business/article/0,8599,1865766,00.html
     
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    Or how much of this is simply the result of companies trying to borrow money by issuing bonds during a time of tight credit?

    And how much of it is the reaction of unsophisticated investors shifting money from a falling stock market to a bond market that is paying high rates of interest?
     

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