U.S. Economy Not Looking so Good
(CNN Money) Economists are now forcasting slower growth in the economy than expected. At the beginning of the year a 3% growth rate was predicted. That has been scaled back to 2% - the pace it has been stuck at for the prior three years.
The harsh winter is at least partly to blame. The economy is still growing, just not enough to signal the end of financial problems. See the article on CNN at http://money.cnn.com/2014/06/16/news/economy/imf-us-forecast/index.html?hpt=hp_t2.