Profits vs Cash Flow

Mike Panzner passes along this intriguing chart:

Not only are corporate profits at unsustainable 40-year
highs relative to GDP
, cash flow has been falling while profits have been rising
in recent years — not a very sustainable situation.


Source: Michael Panzner

Category: Earnings, Economy, Valuation

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How’s this for some chart-porn? Just beautiful . . . ~~~ Acck! Would whoever sent me this gorgeous chart please reveal themselves? I cannot seem to find you name

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