Spate of sinkhole incidents points to neglected infrastructure investment

A recent spate of sinkholes due to failing infrastructure in the U.S. points to neglected maintenance. From.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMay 19th, 2017

Dow tumbles 724 points on trade war fears

Wall Street fell sharply Thursday as President Trump unveiled new tariffs aimed at Chinese goods and investment, sparking fear of a trade war between the world's two biggest economies......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters21 hr. 31 min. ago

Investment Grade Credit Crashes As Dow Dumps 500 Points

It would appear - by the 500 point drop in The Dow - that equity markets, and their Polyanna-ish commentators, can no longer ignore the collapse in investment-grade credit markets. IG credit risk is now at it.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 22nd, 2018

SELLING POINTS: Chase Bank offloads three properties; Playtogs Shopping Plaza to receive renovations

● CBRE Chase sells off three properties  CBRE Tri-State Investment Properties team arranged the $4 million sale of a three-property portfolio on behalf of JP Morgan Chase Bank. The properties included 475 Bloomfield Avenue – the former bank bra.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMar 22nd, 2018

U.S. Tariffs to Be in Spotlight at G-20 Summit

Global finance ministers meeting this week in Buenos Aires were planning to focus on topics like the workforce in an age of automation and how to boost infrastructure investment. Instead, their attention has turned to U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 19th, 2018

World Bank"s India Development Update breaks new ground; competition helps

As the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank weighs in heavily to correct the perceived infra shortage in member countries, World Bank sets the needle away to make what is available work better.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 16th, 2018

Lawmakers call for more than just seawalls after third nor"easter

After the southeastern coast was battered by the third nor’easter in two weeks, Massachusetts legislators believe that longer-term considerations are required beyond the immediate investment in seawall and coastal infrastructure......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2018

Op-Ed: Houston needs skilled workers to accomplish its infrastructure goals

Americans are ready to rebuild our neglected infrastructure — schools, highways, bridges, dams and public transit. But we also can’t neglect the big challenge ahead of us: filling a shortage of 500,000 skilled construction workers — a number .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2018

Trader Warns - "Some Day" Is Not A Useful Investment Thesis

'Hope' is not a strategy (or a White House Comms Director anymore) and as former fund manager Richard Breslow points out today, wishful "one day we'll get rich trading stocks" thinking is not a plan either. Via Bloomberg, “Someday” isn’t a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 8th, 2018

Alliant Energy"s Focus on Renewable Assets to Drive Growth

Alliant Energy (LNT) is anticipated to benefit from its planned $5 billion investment in order to strengthen infrastructure and generate more electricity from .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 2nd, 2018

Commentary: Missouri needs a smarter, more secure energy grid

The St. Louis Regional Chamber supports significant investment in infrastructure that creates jobs, connects where people live with centers of employment, education and the broader world, ensures employers have ready access to critical utilities and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2018

AEC industry reported high levels of fraud, cyber breaches, and security incidents in 2017

Fraud, cyber attacks, and security risks continue to plague the construction, engineering and infrastructure sector at high levels, according to senior corporate executives surveyed worldwide for the 2017/18 Krol.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkFeb 28th, 2018

AIIB approves $1.5-bn in loans to India for infrastructure projects

The funds would be used for investment in India's energy, roads and urban development projects.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 27th, 2018

Taiwan hardware makers see growing opportunities from booming datacenter segment

The ongoing investment spree on datacenter infrastructure will boost shipments of Taiwan-based white-box server and related hardware makers during 2018, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 23rd, 2018

Asia wants some of Trump"s infrastructure billions

The US isn't the only place where big investment in infrastructure is sorely needed......»»

Category: topSource: moneyFeb 23rd, 2018

Spectrum Brands, Inc. (SPB): Investment Story, Narrative And Structure

It is important to identify important turning points in company’s story In my recently published book Story Investing I discuss how to be creative in the investme.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 20th, 2018

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond: Pivot points

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 15th, 2018

America"s infrastructure is crumbling — see how bad it is

America's infrastructure is desperately in need of investment, according to the American Society of Civil Engineers'......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2018

America"s infrastructure is crumbling — see how bad it is

America's infrastructure is desperately in need of investment, according to the American Society of Civil Engineers'......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2018

Stocks hit session highs as Trump talks infrastructure

The Dow added more than 400 points as the president detailed his $1.5 trillion building program......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 12th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow gains more than 400 points as focus shifts to Trump’s infrastructure plan

The U.S. stock market extend gains on Monday as investors digested the newly released plan by the Trump administration to spend $200 billion to spur work on the nation’s infrastructure......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2018