While the slowing world economy, especially in Europe, is worrying investors on its own, it's...

|By:, SA News Editor

While the slowing world economy, especially in Europe, is worrying investors on its own, it's also hurting earnings, a trend that's reinforcing shareholder concern. With earnings season set to kick off today, over 40 companies have already given profit warnings, including Ford (F) and Texas Instruments (TXN), and analysts say share prices haven't fully accounted for the darkening picture.