T.V. sets are falling out of favor with consumers and fast. According to a recent study released by the Pew Research Center the percentage of Americans who consider television a necessity dropped 10 percentage points from 2009. The drop was the largest among a group of 12 items covered in the Pew Study. Ironically though, while fewer consumers consider a television set a necessity, T.V. ownership per household reached a record in 2009.
Jeremy Jones, CFA, CFP® is the Director of Research at Young Research & Publishing Inc., and the Chief Investment Officer at Richard C. Young & Co., Ltd. Richard C. Young & Co., Ltd. was ranked #10 in CNBC's 2019 Financial Advisor Top 100. Jeremy is also a contributing editor of youngresearch.com.
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