Today what was once a symbol of American greatness probably enters liquidation. Sears is recommending its own liquidation. Tens of thousands of employees lost jobs, suppliers not getting paid, pension plans gutted, investors less than happy. Tales of woe all around.
Metaphor of the middle class. Hollowed out, abused, over burdened and screwed over. Nothing left but to dispose of the remains.
Caveat emptor hedge funds your spread sheets lie.