Whirlpool (WHR +0.3%) CEO Jeff Fettig says he believes that a U.S. housing market rebound and...

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

Whirlpool (WHR +0.3%) CEO Jeff Fettig says he believes that a U.S. housing market rebound and consumers' need to replace old appliances will boost sales over the next three to five years. However, Fettig does warn that tax increases could erode disposable income and pressure consumers more, which could continue to delay new purchases.