TITLE

Fourth quarter proves godsend for furniture stocks

AUTHOR(S)
McIntosh, Jay
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;1/14/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 19, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the condition of the furniture industry in the U.S. Interest of investors on home furnishings; Increase in the furniture index coincides with the rise in stock prices; Efforts of the Federal Reserve Board to reduce the interest rates.
ACCESSION #
6433156

 

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