Our Bullish Sock Market
America’s economic recovery can be measured not only in the performance of stocks — but also of socks.
Most economists, pundits, and politicos see this year’s boom in the stock market and say: “See, the recovery is going splendidly!”
What if they went to such stores as Kohl’s, Target, and Walmart to find out what’s selling? The answer would be: Socks.