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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

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

Leading Economic Indicators Leap in June

Report encourages hopes for growth in —nd half of year.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 21st, 2017

Trump"s Budget Proposes Cuts to "Vital" Anti-Terror Programs but Finds Cash to Build a Wall, Report Says

The report from Democratic staffers of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee said vital programs could see their budgets slashed......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 13th, 2017

Forecasters Lower Economic Outlook Amid Congressional Gridlock

Early optimism that President Donald Trump would be able to revitalize the U.S. economy is fading as Congress struggles to pass major legislation, The Wall Street Journal’s monthly survey of economists finds......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 13th, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturers growing at fastest pace in three years, ISM finds

American manufacturers are growing at the fastest pace in almost three years, reflected improved economic conditions both at home and abroad......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 3rd, 2017

Latinos key to U.S. economic growth, study finds

Latinos are becoming an increasingly critical engine for America's economic growth, a new report finds......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 1st, 2017

The largest cash transfer program in the US just got a huge vote of confidence

Nathaniel Wilder/ReutersAlaskans like their free cash. According to a new survey from the Economic Security Project, 81% of residents say that a state-run cash transfer program improves their quality of life. The program is known as the Pe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 28th, 2017

Being LGBT Inclusive Is Good for Business, Survey Finds

But companies need to "walk the walk". Nearly half of Americans and 64% of those who identify as LGBT allies say they are more likely to spend money with brand.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 28th, 2017

Economic Report: U.S. economy keeps up fast pace in May, ISM finds

The service-oriented companies where most Americans work grew at a slightly slower but still rapid pace in May, signaling steady-as-she-goes for the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 5th, 2017

This survey says China"s manufacturing sector isn"t as strong as the government says it is

Greg Baker/AFP/Getty ImagesSkepticism over the accuracy of Chinese economic data has just gone up notch following the release of the Caixin-IHS Markit manufacturing PMI report for May, with the survey pai.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJun 1st, 2017