Friday, May 7, 2010

It’s a confidence crisis

"It's a confidence crisis," said Quincy Krosby, chief market strategist for Newark, New Jersey-based Prudential Financial Inc., which oversees about $667 billion. "You've got yourself in a vortex of negativity in Europe. In the U.S., the investigation on yesterday's trading is definitely an overhang. It's a very precarious scenario. The market is waiting for a viable solution."