Where do you invest in this uncertain market? Big companies are laying off, car inventories are piling up, commodities are in the toilet; and everybody is being stingy(!) - saving instead of spending, waiting for bargains, waiting for prices to go down. If you own a restaurant or a small business, gregarious empathy is on your side, but forget charitable donations of spend-happy consumers.
Well, if there's one industry that's safe to be in - one seemingly impervious to financial kryptonite, and does a commendable service to society, to boot - it's the condom industry! Savvy investors will be delighted by their investments in Trojan or Durex(lol...:)) - U.S. sales were up 5% in the 4th quarter of 2008, up 6% last month compared to last year.
The article can be read here. And if you're without luck tonight, read this article and imagine what's possible down the road: watch a little You Porn, charge up your iPod (or your vibrator - lol!)
Okay, time to get some work done.