MARKET DATA PERSPECTIVES

MARKET DATA PERSPECTIVES

And we thought 1997 was a ride!

Here at Market Data Central we enjoy our Year-in-Review issue. It gives us pause to look at the past 12 months' events in some kind of perspective, separate the wheat from the chaff, and try to figure out what was important and what wasn't.

Dow Jones Markets certainly kept most of us entertained (and some of us fed!) in 1997, with its $650 million rehab. Its entertainment value continued to be high in the first part of 1998 as the sale prospectus circulated and