BRK data indicates further deterioration than what the whitehouse/ congress/fed want to admit. Rosy projections and poor strategies with no real leadership yet taking place indicates the markets will continue to deteriorate. Looking over data to be reported all of it will be worse than expected. DOW 6820 is a conservative bearish estimate, 6600 would be a less conservative estimate. Banks will continue to absorb taxpayer money without producing anything tangible for taxpayers. Obama and team are refusing to come to grips with the reality of the situation. The only solution is bank liquidation and a Resolution Trust Corp type solution. Until they come to grips expect a further chinese water torture bear market over the next 12 months.