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Economic Report: Nearly half don’t have the cash to pay for a $400 emergency, Fed survey finds

Seven years into an economic recovery, nearly half of Americans didn’t have enough cash available to cover a $400 emergency, according to a new survey released Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

Economic Report: Most U.S. companies turn growth up a notch in August, ISM survey finds

The vast majority of U.S. companies in fields such as retail, medical care and package delivery expanded faster in August, keeping the economy on course in the second half of the year for steady growth......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2017

Poll: Arizonans pretty much split on President Trump

A new poll finds that Arizonans are pretty well split when it comes to President Donald Trump. A KTAR.com report on the poll from Phoenix-based political consulting and survey research firm Data Orbital says nearly half of Arizonans have an unfavor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturers still going strong in July, ISM finds

U.S. manufacturing continued to churn higher in May, according to a survey of purchasing managers released Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2017

Inventec to see revenues increase in 2H17, says paper

Inventec will distribute dividends of NT$1.45 (US$0.05) in cash and is expected to see growing revenues in the second half thanks to orders for Apple's new HomePod, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 14th, 2017

Economic Report: Service sector accelerates in June, ISM survey finds

The U.S. service sector expanded at a healthy pace in June, according to a closely watched survey released Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 6th, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturing remained strong in May, ISM survey finds

U.S. manufacturing continued to churn higher in May, according to a survey of purchasing managers released Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturing kept strength in May, ISM survey finds

U.S. manufacturing continued to churn higher in May, according to a survey of purchasing managers released Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2017

Economic Report: A big part of the U.S. economy brightened in April, ISM services gauge finds

The service side of the U.S. economy — banks, retailers, doctor offices and the like — grew faster in April and pointed to a stronger performance in the spring, a survey of senior business executives showed......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturing growth cools off a bit in April, ISM finds

U.S. manufacturers scaled back hiring plans in April and demand for new products abated, but most companies said business was still quite brisk, an ISM survey of executives found......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 1st, 2017

Economic Report: Key part of economy scales back in March, as worries about Washington grow, ISM finds

A survey of service-oriented companies that employ most Americans showed steady if somewhat slower growth in the U.S. economy in March, but growing uncertainty about new government policies in Washington gnawed at some executives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 5th, 2017

Economic Report: Key part of economy scales back in March, worries about Washington grow, ISM finds

A survey of service-oriented companies that employ most Americans showed steady if somewhat slower growth in the U.S. economy in March, but growing uncertainty about new government policies in Washington gnawed at some executives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 5th, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturing hiring hit 6-year high, ISM finds

A resurgence among American manufacturers that began last fall and picked up after the election of Donald Trump carried on in March, with employment rising to the highest level in six years, according to a survey of executives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 3rd, 2017

Harvard Business School Report Finds Government Gridlock Hurts U.S. Companies

Survey respondents said the inability of political decision-makers to reach agreements is the greatest factor holding back economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 15th, 2016

Economic Report: U.S. services growth slows to weakest pace in six years, ISM finds

Companies in the U.S. that offer services, such as health care, retail goods and financial advice, grew in August at the slowest pace since 2010, according to a survey of senior executives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2016

52 percent of workers didn"t get a raise in the past year

More than half of Americans have not gotten a bump in salary over the past 12 months, a new survey finds, despite a tight labor market that’s making it harder for employers to find workers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 16th, 2017

There are now 36 million millionaires in the world — and they own nearly half the total wealth

Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images for Ascot Racecourse A new Credit Suisse report finds there are 2.3 million new millionaires in the world, putting the total at 36 million. Collectively, they make up less than 1% of the population but h.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

Low commodity prices, note ban & GST hold back rural recovery: Report

Ongoing curbs have all moderated economic activity levels in the first half of FY18.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 5th, 2017

Survey suggests more economic growth ahead for Midwest

A monthly survey of business leaders suggests that economic conditions continued to improve last month for nine Midwestern and Plains states, according to a report released Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 1st, 2017

Are Donald Trump"s Followers Real? Report Finds Almost Half of His Social Media Following Could Be Fake

The Daily Dot reported that Twitter analyses found that about half of Trump's 41.3 million followers rarely tweet or have inactive accounts......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 26th, 2017

Money May Not Shield Prosperous Blacks From Bigotry, Survey Says

A study by NPR, Harvard and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation finds African-Americans making more than $75,000 report experi.....»»

Category: topSource: nprOct 24th, 2017