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As big retailers seek to cut their tax bills, towns bear the brunt

If Walmart, Lowe’s and other companies win their property tax appeals, homeowners and small businesses will have to pay more or live with smaller town budgets......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 12th, 2019

City hospital system proposes changes to charity-care payments

A fight over which hospitals bear the brunt of federal cuts to Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital payments could linger throughout the year if Congress doesn't restore billions in funding that... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 21st, 2019

City hospital system proposes changes to charity-care payments

A fight over which hospitals bear the brunt of federal cuts to Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital payments could linger throughout the year if Congress doesn't restore billions in funding that... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 21st, 2019

Capitol Report: Hard-up federal workers seek jobless benefits, dip into retirement funds to pay bills as shutdown drags on

Thousands of federal workers who’ve gone unpaid during the 27-day-old partial government shutdown are applying for jobless benefits and dipping into their retirement accounts to ease the financial pain — and the numbers are growing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 17th, 2019

Dow Ready to Rally as Oil Prices Climb

Oil prices are rising as the Dow and the S&P 500 seek to avoid bear markets......»»

Category: topSource: barronsDec 27th, 2018

Stocks bounce back from edge of bear market

​It didn’t take much, just some early reports of a strong holiday season for retailers and reassuring murmurs from Washington and Moscow, to put Wall Street in a brighter frame of mind......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 26th, 2018

Retailers lead Wall Street rebound after four-day slide

U.S. stocks were rebounding sharply on Wednesday, fueled by an Amazon-led surge in retail shares after a steep slide for equities had put the S&P 500 on the brink of a bear market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 26th, 2018

U.S. stocks attempt rebound

U.S. stocks were attempting a modest rebound on Wednesday, boosted by technology shares and an Amazon-led jump in retailers, following four sessions of steep losses that pushed the S&P 500 and Dow Industrials near bear market territory......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 26th, 2018

Today"s Pickup: Retail Sales Strongest in Years; Oil Rises; Signs of Bear Market?

Good day, ‘Tis nearly the season now for reverse logistics, but meanwhile retailers and parcel carriers are delivering .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaDec 26th, 2018

Wall St. sinks; Gundlach says U.S. stock are in bear market

Wall Street slid 1 percent on Monday, weighed down by retailers and health stocks and after DoubleLine's Jeffrey Gundlach said U.S. equities are in a long-term bear market and that the Federal Reserve should not raise rates this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 17th, 2018

Holiday shoppers set to follow new trends

Retailers will seek to cap a strong year this holiday season by doubling down on strategies to draw online shoppers into stores, reward their loyalty in new ways and ensure that toys are available at every turn, according to a new report.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyDec 3rd, 2018

More retailers go cashless to cut costs, theft as holiday shopping ramps up

A small but growing number of retailers are no longer accepting cash. They want to limit the costs of handling dollar bills, and theft.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 28th, 2018

More retailers go cashless to cut costs, theft as holiday shopping ramps up

A small but growing number of retailers are no longer accepting cash. They want to limit the costs of handling dollar bills, and theft.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 28th, 2018

Egypt"s poor bear brunt of crackdown on farmland building

It has a .....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 27th, 2018

Jacksonville lawmakers seek help for workers exposed to arsenic

Two Jacksonville Democrats have filed bills seeking $10 million in state money to help former employees of a wood-treating facility who were exposed to arsenic. Rep. Tracie Davis, D-Jacksonville, filed a proposal (HB 6501) Monday that is identical.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018

Xerox Corporation (XRX) Q3 Earnings: What"s in the Cards?

Xerox's (XRX) third-quarter 2018 results are likely to bear the brunt of weak post-sale revenues. Xerox Corporation XRX is slated to report third-quarter .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytOct 22nd, 2018

Hawaii retailers seek seasonal workers amid record low unemployment

Target announced plans to hire approximately 1,000 seasonal workers in Hawaii for the upcoming holiday shopping season......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2018

Dollar General throws lifeline to small towns. But at what cost?

Whereas many traditional retailers are staggering from online competition, Dollar General reported strong results for its latest quarter. Sales at stores open at least a year grew 3.7% over the year-earlier period. Net income rose 38%......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 6th, 2018

When will MeToo become WeToo? Some say voices of black women, working class left out

Critics contend women of color and low-wage workers are largely left out of the #MeToo movement, though they bear the brunt of sex.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 5th, 2018

When will MeToo become WeToo? Some say voices of black women, working class, are left out

Critics contend women of color and low-wage workers are largely left out of the #MeToo movement, though they bear the brunt of s.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 5th, 2018

Why The Container Store isn"t worried about "big, bad Amazon" (Video)

As a 40-year-old company, The Container Store (NYSE: TCS) has encountered the same challenge facing many legacy retailers: How do you keep loyal customers while attracting new ones? To further complicate matters, TCS bills itself as selling solutions, n.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 24th, 2018