Well, apparently my two week vacation invigorated me as I don't recall posting this many "long" posts (i.e. not just a chart and a link) ever. I hope you all enjoyed, but don't expect it to continue. Especially over the next two weeks as I will be a BUSY traveler for my "day" job.
As a reminder, if you want to keep up with anything interesting I find over the weekend, check out EconomPic on Twitter at www.twitter.com/EconomPic
Other Economic Data
Will the U.S. Become an Export Nation?
Same Stores Sales Suck More Than Anticipated
Consumer Credit (May): Down 4th Straight Month
Wholesale: Sales Up, Inventories Down
Good News Alert! New Orders less Inventory Jumps
The Paradox of Thrift
Contraction is not an Improvement: Services Edition