US DATA: Nov IBD/TIPP econ optimism +0.3 pt or +0.7% to 40.6 vs. 40.3 in
Oct, still “in vulnerable territory,” TIPP said, consistent with tepid
growth. Two components declined – personal finances -2.3 pts and
confidence in fedl govt -0.8 pt. The 6M Econ Outlook increased 4.1 pts,
or 11.2% to 40.8, vs 32.1 when the economy entered recession in Dec’07.