Sales Fail to Keep Pace With Profits as Economy Stays Sluggish

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Sales growth lagged behind profits as companies in the Standard & Poors’ 500 Index beat analysts’ estimates this week, a signal that economic recovery may be slow. Source: Date: 7/25/2009 Keys: Economy, finance, investing, business cycle Link: Questions for discussion: Explain what the article says about the relationship between sales revenues and profits…. Read more »