U.S. Comparative Sector Performance

January 2008
U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Industrial Outlook;2008 1st Quarter, p1
Industry Profile
The article presents an overview of comparative industry performance of the industries of the U.S. in 2008. The nation's economy has slipped into a recession, which spread beyond housing. The winners include the energy machinery and semiconductor manufacturing industries, while the losers include the housing and the real estate industries. It is predicted that there will be significant differences among segments within the investment sector.


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