Randomness (r_ness) wrote,

And in the real economy...

...a candidate for statistic of the day:
Volvo said it received 115 order bookings for heavy trucks in Europe in the third quarter, down from 41,970 trucks a year earlier. Customers in Europe are taking a ``wait and see'' attitude amid turmoil in global financial markets, Volvo said.

Volvo plummeted 9 kronor, or 21 percent, to 34.20 kronor, and was down 19 percent as of 11:03 a.m.
(from http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=aHDYgaVOzcYY&refer=home)
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