U.S. Day Ahead: It's debate time and Romney has to perform!
Tuesday, October 02, 2012 - 02:31
Oct 2 - The 90 minute showdown between Obama and Romney takes place Wednesday at 9:00 PM in Denver, Colorado - one of the eight battle ground states. Romney has a key opportunity to make up for last month's gaffes.
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Less than 24 hours till Obama and Romney face off each candidate will try to hammer home their vision of how to heal the economy. -- showdown will be in Denver Colorado one of the eight battleground state. In addition to the economy it's it's also spar over foreign policy. Obama it's coming into the debate in a stronger position than his rival. Still this could be a chance for Mitt Romney to make up for the gaps of last month. Romney's trailing in opinion polls in time's running out for him to turn things around he's going to be under a tremendous amount of pressure to deliver a strong performance beckoning voters reassess and and reconsider the support for President Obama. So look for Ron you come out and be aggressive in attacking Obama. Obama probably is gonna play more of a defense of role and that he doesn't really need to do anything except for avoiding any futures. And be sure to catch our preview of the debate with our correspondents and Jacob and anti development outside the White House Wednesday morning they'll talk about the importance of body language right. Shouldn't try to go out and seen each other. Hewlett-Packard investors will want to know how CEO Meg Whitman can reboot the ailing PT -- she holds a key analyst day in the morning. -- here for Whitman after taking over from Leo apt to car. So far she's slashed almost 30000 jobs in March and the bringing divisions and wrote off eight billion dollars from outsourcing business. Still it hasn't done much for the stock now down nearly 30%. And the start of the year that is -- Three S&P 500 companies are reporting earnings on Wednesday. To what family dollars that's about its business. The company should -- bigger profits from last year but investors -- wanna know how badly family -- margins are being squeezed by competitors. Is under pressure from Wal-Mart and Dollar General which are trying to slash their prices. That I had we know manufacturing showed surprise growth in September. But what about service I have arts as -- don't bet on it the ISM non manufacturing index is that -- slipped to 52 point nine which means that part of the economy is expanding but at a slower rate. He's also focus on the employment part of the index. It is clear about Friday's jobs report number expected to come in at eight habit of 130000. I'm holiday mom this is writers.
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