Currently futures are surging. Why? Ha, I have no idea. Your guess is as good as mine. Away from "wealth and prosperity" and a surging stock market is the real economy - what is really going on in America. 60 Minutes had a very interesting piece on the 99ers. Those who have been on unemployment benefits for close to two years as the longest downturn since the Great Depression continues. My fear of course is that somewhere between now and thirty six months from now, many Americans will look back and think that these 99ers had it pretty good.
See video below: