Today, Chris Puplava and Doug Short from Advisor Perspectives published a great article for Big Trends. The article focuses on the effects that changes in demographics have on financial markets. Before you read it, I would like you to consider that financial markets serve as a measure of corporate profitability levels. In other words, stock pricing shows where real corporate profit levels are, which in turn show where main street business profits should be. At the end of the day, profits are what your business is all about.