Consumer confidence at all-time low: Business research group says its index of confidence plunges to its lowest level in four decades.
Home prices see another record plunge: 10 major markets have seen home values fall 17.7% over the past 12 months, and experts expect the declines to continue.
All of these headlines are from CNNMoney.com.
Scroll up for a moment and read those headlines again, and then allow me to recap:
Consumers have no confidence, and the value of their homes is plummeting. But the stock market is doing great!