Salient to Investors:

Main Street Investor Survey reports that advisers rank second only to independent auditors of public companies on investors’ trust scale, ahead of financial analysts, journalists, credit ratings agencies, corporate leaders and government regulators.

Douglas Elliott at The Brookings Institution said investors are now used to 2% annual growth. Investor confidence in the stock market wasn’t shaken by the Facebook IPO or the $4 billion derivatives trading loss at JPMorgan Chase.

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