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Dow slides on weak economic outlook and China trade concerns
Stocks fell Tuesday after a series of economic reports confirmed what investors have feared: The global economy's long rebound could be nearing its end.
How Widespread RFID Adoption Would Change Distribution Businesses
The implications to manufacturers and distributors of retailers insisting on the adoption of RFID
Top planner warns of economic challenges-Economy
China's top economic planner warned that challenges remain in investment and trade, and meeting annual growth targets will require arduous efforts.
Vote: What’s the economic outlook now?
How will things fare over the next four years? Please vote, stay for the top links and the haiku.
New Research Explains How the Ability to Collaborate Became Widespread in Humans
Study authors are the first to provide a plausible theory of how and when early man developed the ability to collaborate
What's the Economic Outlook for the Global Market?
What is the outlook for the global economy over the next year or two? Let’s take a look at the global economic state and how it’s affecting our real estate market in the United States.
Asian shares mixed on concerns over trade, economic outlook
SINGAPORE (Associated Press) -- Asian markets were mixed Tuesday in narrow trading on doubts that U.S. and China can manage to resolve their festering trade dispute. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 0.4 percent to 21,127.00…
Healthcare industry trends: Economic Outlook
Premier’s Economic Outlook highlights emerging economic and industry trends to put healthcare executives ahead of the curve.
Risk Managers Rank Economic Slowdown, Damage to Reputation as Top 2 Risks: Aon
Economic and global trade concerns are challenging organizations' ability to invest adequately in preparing for and protecting the continuity of their
Asian stocks trade lower amid concerns about the global economic outlook
The IMF reduced its estimate for global growth on Monday, cautioning that the economic momentum seen in recent years is slowing.
Fed survey finds widespread concerns over trade
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Federal Reserve's latest nationwide survey released Wednesday reveals that despite growing worries about the impact of President Donald Trump's trade battles, the overall economy remained solid The Fed said that many of its 12 regions saw slight gains in retail sales and home sales. Auto sales remained flat and farmers struggled with heavy rains "The outlook generally was positive for the coming…
Stalk Quality Concerns Widespread in Areas of Nebraska
Extremely stressful growing conditions occurred during much of 2019 in Nebraska, including wet conditions early that delayed planting, record rainfall during July and August, and continued wet conditions into September. Stressful growing conditions anytime during the season can lead to poor plant health and subsequent impacts on late season stalk quality. Corn plants in many [...]
Top takeaways from President Rosengren’s September 9 economic outlook
On September 9, President Rosengren discussed his outlook for the economy at an event of the South Shore Chamber of Commerce in Quincy, MA. Here are the top takeaways from his remarks. The full text, charts, and a video of the talk are available here Gradual tightening of monetary policy is likely to be appropriate In his remarks, Rosengren said that to ensure the U.S. economy remains at the full employment level it is now approaching, gradual tightening of monetary policy is likely…
Market Pulse: How Does Brexit's Economic Chaos Affect R&D?
Tue, 06/28/2016 - 9:26am Comments by Tim Studt, Contributing Editor The R&D Index: Market Watch for the week ending June 24, 2016 closed at 1,416.64 for the 25 companies in the R&D Index. The Index was down 1.13 percent (or 16.2 basis points) over the week ending June 17, 2016. Only six of the 25 R&D Index companies posted a gain for the week from +0.13 percent (Johnson & Johnson) to +1.16 percent (GlaxoSmithKline), while 19 companies posted a loss for the week…
Stocks Drop On Economic And Trade Concerns
Stock markets lost ground on Friday, driven lower by concerns about a weaker-than-expected November jobs report, pessimism about a rapid resolution of U.S.-Chin
How Your Construction Business Can Thrive in a Difficult Economic Climate
Unpredictable economic conditions, unstable global trade and new, rival businesses all mean traditional contractors are finding it more difficult to stand out in a competitive construction market. But construction businesses can not only weather this storm, they can thrive in it—by embracing new business models, tools and technologies that will also future-proof their business.
Why the GDP Drop Is Good for the U.S. Economic Outlook
The U.S. economy shrank at a 1 percent annual rate in the first quarter, but the red ink isn’t nearly as scary as it looks. In fact, the downward blip sets the U.S. up for strong growth in the current quarter covering April to June. “As far as terrible reports go, GDP wasn’t too bad,” reads the headline on the report today by Michael Feroli, chief U.S. economist of JPMorgan Chase.
Why New York’s economic outlook stinks
Here we go again: Another group is giving New York the lowest possible grade for its economic prospects. The American Legislative Exchange Council last week put New York last in its 2017 ranking of…
What the Current Economic Outlook Means for American Families
The economy is likely to keep improving, but slow growth could develop into chronic stagnation.