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The Trade Off To Record Corporate Profits: Your Miserable Salary

Submitted by Roanman on Tue, 07/17/2012 - 17:30


From J.P. Morgan via Zero Hedge.

Again, this one doesn't require much explanation.


Getting paid miserable wages? Don't fret - just buy the stock of your (hopefully public) employer, and hope and pray that this time is different, and that light at the end of the tunnel is the not the next latest and greatest (and likely last) stock market collapse, in the ultimate trade off of current pay for capital gains: 

13 quarters in and Labor Comepensation is still lower than where it was when the Great Financial Crisis began.