Shares of Whirlpool (WHR +2.1%) perk up on heavy volume after yesterday's steep selloff touched...

|About: Whirlpool Corporation (WHR)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Whirlpool (WHR +2.1%) perk up on heavy volume after yesterday's steep selloff touched off by troubles at Sears looks overdone to investors. Will Whirlpool's fortunes get a lift from improved consumer confidence or stay weighed down by a slumping housing market?