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CPSM, Inc. Q3 Growth Only Slowed By Hurricane Irma

STUART, Fla., Nov. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CPSM, Inc. (OTCQB:SWMM), the Florida based pool & spa industry aggregator, released its third quarter and nine-month results wi.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 14th, 2017

U.S. economy likely slowed by hurricanes in third quarter

U.S. economic growth probably slowed in the third quarter as hurricanes Harvey and Irma restrained consumer spending and undercut construction activity......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 27th, 2017

US hurricane damage likely depressed job growth in September

The September jobs report the government will release Friday morning will probably show a sharp drop in hiring compared with August because of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 6th, 2017

National Economic Growth Slowed in August

The Chicago Fed National Activity Index indicated slower growth in the month of August, in part due to the impact of Hurricane Harvey......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 25th, 2017

Wal-Mart Posts Best U.S. Sales Growth in Nearly a Decade

Wal-Mart posted strong sales gains in the latest period, boosted by a big jump in e-commerce and post-hurricane demand, though profits slipped as the retail giant continued to cut prices and spend money to improve stores and boost online sales......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 16th, 2017

What Lies Ahead for Hong Kong ETFs?

GDP growth slows in Hong Kong, but support from a global uptick. GDP growth slowed in Hong Kong in the.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksNov 14th, 2017

Home Depot"s profit jumps 10% on hurricane demand

Home Depot, the largest U.S. home improvement chain, reported a 10 percent jump in third-quarter profit on Tuesday, lifted by demand from customers looking to repair their homes damaged by hurricanes Harvey and Irma......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2017

U.K. Inflation Rate Holds at Five-Year High

The U.K.’s inflation rate remained unchanged at a five-year high in October but growth in raw-material prices slowed sharply, signaling that the impact of the pound’s steep depreciation last year may be starting to wane......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjNov 14th, 2017

The Surveillance State: An Inexorable March Toward Totalitarianism

Authored by Jeremiah Johnson (nom de plume of a retired Green Beret of the United States Army Special Forces) via SHTFplan.com, The Surveillance State has slowed down its rate of growth since the President took office, however, it has not hal.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 12th, 2017

These $2 million floating homes will be able to withstand Category 4 hurricanes

South Florida — especially Miami and the Keys — was one of several regions that Hurricane Irma pummeled in early September. The Category 4 storm brought winds up to 70 mph, destroyed hundreds of houses, and knocked out power for 5.8 mil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 9th, 2017

Capital One exits mortgage loans business, cuts 1,100 jobs

(Reuters) - Capital One Financial will stop issuing mortgage and home equity loans and cut some 1,100 jobs amid rising interest rates that have pushed away borrowers and slowed loan growth at many U.S. regional banks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2017

Underwriter Hiscox revises down hurricane claim estimates

(Reuters) - Lloyd's of London underwriter Hiscox Ltd said it now estimates net claims for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria to total around $225 million, having previously estimated the same amount for Harvey and Irma alone......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 7th, 2017

ETFs & Stocks Set to Soar on October Job Data

October marked the 85th straight month of job growth ??? the longest stretch of growth on record. The hurricane-battered economy rebounded stron.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 6th, 2017

How Hurricane Irma impacted Publix sales

Customers' rush to stock up on supplies for Hurricane Irma put an extra $250 million in sales on the third quarter 2017 income statement for Publix Super Markets Inc. The profit on those extra sales more than offset inventory losses due to power outa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2017

Berkshire Hathaway profit slumps amid losses on hurricane-related insurance claims (BRKA)

Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesBad weather weighed on results at Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, as losses from insurance claims tied to Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and M.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 3rd, 2017

Why pay raises are elusive even with US unemployment so low

U.S. job growth is expected to have soared in October in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma as hotels and restaurants in Florida and Texas reopened and rebuilding and repair work began......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 3rd, 2017

U.S. job growth picks up; flat wages raise consumer spending worries

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth accelerated in October after hurricane-related disruptions in the prior month, but wages grew at their slowest annual pace in more than 1-1/2 years in a sign that inflation probably will remain benign......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 3rd, 2017

U.S. jobs growth reaches 261,000 as economy rebounds from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

U.S. jobs growth reaches 261,000 as economy rebounds from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 3rd, 2017

Duke Energy Narrows EPS Guidance After Q3 Results

Duke Energy posted a better-than-expected third-quarter profit, but revenues were down due to the impact of Hurricane Irma in its service area......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 3rd, 2017

Jobs rebound after hurricane disruptions, unemployment rate falls to 17-year low

David McNew/Getty Job growth bounced back in October after a slowdown in September that was driven by the im.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 3rd, 2017

US hiring jumps after hurricanes as employers add 261K jobs

U.S. job growth is expected to have soared in October in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma as hotels and restaurants in Florida and Texas reopened and rebuilding and repair work began......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 3rd, 2017