What do you expect business conditions to be like in the second half of the year?
"I believe conditions will be similar to what we have seen over the past two years or so-positive but with some indicators providing a sense of caution."
Michael Paradiso, VP-marketing, Computer Associates
"The overall national economy should remain on strong footing in the second half of 2005, as we look toward consistent job growth, high levels of investment and high levels of cash flow."
Wayne Best, senior VP-business and economic analysis, Visa USA
"Conditions in the high-tech industry are still very challenging. Companies that continue to streamline their operating expense and capital expense while vigorously finding ways to communicate a strong, value-add, differentiated solution will continue to flourish. "
James M. Rey, director-corporate marketing, Integrated Device Technology