FA Notes February 28, 2011
January personal income 1% vs. 0.4% est. Personal spending 0.2% vs. 0.4% est. PCE core price index 0.1% vs. 0.2% est.
January pending homse sales –2.8% vs. –2.2% est.
Short-selling uptick rule after a stock is down 10% goes into effect today. Link
AMZN – Are Amazon’s sales-tax free days numbered? Link
AAPL – COO says company looking to develop lower priced iPhone offerings and tablet market will be much bigger than PCs. Link
AMZN – 26 year old writer makes millions selling ebooks. Link
AMZN – The 26 year old writer’s blog post on how she got rich. Link