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November FOMC Statement Points to Moderated Business Investment Growth

  The Federal Open Market Committee has released its statement on the decision on whether or not to raise interest rates. As expected, no rate hike was announced at this current meeting for........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 8th, 2018

Economy grew solid 2.3% in Q1

Economic growth is expected to slow to 2% in the first quarter as consumers reined in spending and business investment moderated. A pickup i.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 27th, 2018

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Targt $226

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Targt $226 Apple’s (AAPL) services business is “taking the growth baton from iPhone,” Morgan Stanley said Thursday. The investment bank raised its price target on Apple stock after studying.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 9th, 2018

The Fed Notes a Capex Slump as Trade Tensions Weigh on Spending Plans

The Fed observes that business fixed investment “had moderated from its rapid pace earlier in the year,” when capital spending had been “growing strongly.”.....»»

Category: topSource: barronsNov 9th, 2018

Fed leaves rates unchanged, says U.S. economy strong

The U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Thursday but remained on track to keep gradually tightening borrowing costs, as it pointed to a healthy economy that was marred only by a dip in the growth of business investment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2018

"Hawkish" FOMC Signals Rate-Hike-Trajectory Unphased By Market Volatility

Amid expectations of a nothingburger FOMC statement, The Fed delivered, leaving rates unchanged and signaling "further gradual rate increases ahead." However, they did note, as Goldman expected, a slight downgrade on business inv.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 8th, 2018

The Fed: Text of November FOMC statement

The Federal.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 8th, 2018

Sun Life (SLF) Q3 Earnings Rise on Solid Business, Dividend Up

Sun Life's (SLF) Q3 scores on business growth, lower U.S. tax rate and a favorable investment experience. Sun Life Financial Inc. SLF delivered third-quarter 2018 underlying net income of $558.5 million (C.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytNov 8th, 2018

The Trump tax cuts were supposed to set off an investment boom. They haven’t so far.

Instead it looks like they're just providing a boost to consumers: Consumer spending was up another 4 percent in the third quarter, and contributed nearly 2.7 percentage points to growth......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 27th, 2018

GDP Grows 3.5% on Consumer Vigor but Investment Slows

Strong consumer spending powered economic growth in the third quarter, helping to offset weak business investment and a drop in U.S. exports......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 27th, 2018

U.S. business spending on equipment cooling; goods trade deficit rises

U.S. business spending on equipment appeared to have remained slow in September and the goods trade deficit widened further as rising imports outpaced a rebound in exports, suggesting economic growth moderated in the third quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2018

U.S. business spending on equipment slowing; goods trade deficit rises

New orders for key U.S.-made capital goods fell for a second straight month in September and the goods trade deficit increased further amid rising imports, suggesting economic growth moderated in the third quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2018

UBS targets American wealth for growth as investment bank shines

UBS said it is targeting ultra-rich Americans for growth, as it reported a strong investment banking performance which offset sluggishness in its wealth management business......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2018

Can Unum U.S." Strength Drive Unum Group (UNM) Q3 Earnings?

Strong performance at Unum U.S. and Colonial Life, premium growth across core business lines and better investment results are likely to up Unum Group's (UNM) Q3. Unum G.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 19th, 2018

Dow Falls More Than 300 Points Amid Concerns Over Global Growth

U.S. stocks dropped sharply amid Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s decision to skip a Saudi Arabia investment conference and concerns over global growth......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 18th, 2018

Dow Falls More Than 400 Points Amid Concerns Over Global Growth

U.S. stocks dropped sharply amid Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s decision to skip a Saudi Arabia investment conference and concerns over global growth......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 18th, 2018

Canopy investment "has nothing to do with" our core business, Constellation Brands CEO says

Jim Cramer hears from Constellation Brands CEO Rob Sands about his company's investment in cannabis producer Canopy Growth......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyOct 4th, 2018

Dell Eyes Blockchain Investment to Boost Business Growth

Dell subsidiary Dell EMC is looking into blockchain technology as a way to draw more customers to its server business......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 28th, 2018

Table of Experts: Importing & Exporting

The Albany Business Review hosted five executives to discuss the risks and best practices involved in international trade. The discussion was moderated by Andrew Kennedy, president and CEO of the Center for Economic Growth. Andrew Kennedy, Preside.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2018

BP Lower 48 plans major growth from its new Denver HQ (Photos)

CEO talks about the BP domestic business' new home base, its $10.5B investment and ambition to join a leader in the U.S. shale oil business......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2018

Owners who slap their name on a business choose glory over growth

An analysis of more than a million companies shows that businesses named after their owners tend to grow more slowly, particularly because they're less likely to attract outside investment......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 17th, 2018