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Obama shows a sense of urgency

|Includes: Collectors Universe (CLTC)

What do I want for Christmas?  For starters, I would like for politicians to stop accusing one another of holding the American people hostage. (Also, maybe a new iPad.) With growing praise over the proposed Obama - Republican Tax compromise, it seems like this gridlocked congress might actually accomplish something that moves the economy forward. This plan is regarded as a game changer but I don’t know where the new jobs are coming from. Though there are some differences on the details the framework of this deal, there is a consensus by economists that this plan should accelerate the sluggish US economy.  Some are even predicting up to 3.5% percent growth for US GDP next year.  Is 2011 going to be the comeback year for the US?

Scenario: Recovery Rally Continues -

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Collectors Universe (NASDAQ:CLCT) tied to GDP growth -

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