Companies may still be wary about the timing or strength of an economic recovery, but they're beginning to open their pocketbooks and increase their capital expenditures.
That's the gist of a Wall Street Journal article today, saying uncertainty over the debt problems in Europe "is being trumped by concern about getting left behind" as a recovery takes hold. As I pointed out last week, FedEx
What other firms are ready to open up? Keep an eye on Cisco
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