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Subject:  debt, liabilities & rates Date:  9/7/2013  8:38 AM
Author:  PosFCF Number:  16029 of 24376

I guess this is the best board to post these thoughts, but lately I've been thinking about rising interest rate yields (i.e. $TNX--10 yr. Treasury) and the impact the added debt service would have on the the US and world economies.

For the purpose of this post, I'll limit to the discussion of US-based large corporations (not that the revolving debt of the US consumer is unimportant, just that it would clutter-up what is likely to be a long post anyway.

I have a spreadsheet which, after I type in a symbol, populates the various worksheets with 4 years of annual statements (income, balance sheet, & statement of cash flows; as we