Recession indicator: Check the % of Corporate Debt. Corporate debt has raised by 46% in one decade. Leaders of corporate debt: Toys R US and Sears's are two of many to sink off the horizon.
Commercial & Industrial Loans Are In The Danger Zone by Jesse Colombo
The "Retail Apocalypse" Isn't Over: It Is Only Just Getting Started by Tyler Durden
Children's Clothing Retailer Gymboree Declares Bankruptcy For Second Time In Two Years by Tyler Durden
PG&E Files For Bankruptcy Protection With $50 Billion In Debt by Tyler Durden
Does the corporate debt mountain pose an avalanche risk? by AFP
Corporate America's Next Crisis: The $1.6 Trillion "Debt Tsunami Of Worry" by Tyler Durden
Sears' Bankruptcy, The PBGC's Debt And Your Retirement by Elizabeth Bauer
This graph shows Total US Employees on Nonfarm payroll: Manufacturing over the last 38 years as provided by the US Government Bureau of Labor Statistics.The numbers are in thousands (000). The number reached bottom on 2/28/2010 with 11,453,000 total non-farm manufacturing jobs in the US.In the last two years the increase has been 3.73% or (1.64% annual growth) to 12,807,000.