Why, despite a strong year for leases, some big Portland projects are slow to find tenants

Despite a strong year for offices leases, a lack of companies seeking big spaces holds some projects in check.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Has HealthEquity (HQY) Outpaced Other Medical Stocks This Year?

Is (HQY) Outperforming Other Medical Stocks This Year? For those looking to find strong Medical stocks, it is prudent to search for companies in the group that are outperforming their peers. HealthEquity (HQY) is a stock that c.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytSep 18th, 2018

What business tenants and landlords should know about Texas’ lockout law

In the world of commercial leases, things do not get much more aggressive or urgent than when a landlord locks a tenant out of its leased space.  An employee arrives at work to find a conspicuous notice on the door, and is unable to enter the pr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 1st, 2018

U.S. economy will grow 3.1% this year and then slow, Congressional Budget Office projects

The U.S. economy is projected to grow 3.1% th.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesAug 13th, 2018

U.S. economy seen strong in 2018, to slow in 2019: CBO

U.S. economic growth will probably accelerate this year before slowing in 2019 to well below the Trump administration's 3 percent target as a fiscal stimulus fades, congressional researchers projected on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 13th, 2018

Stores, Factories Lead This Year"s Unexpected Hiring Boom

Economists expected hiring to slow in 2018 because a tight labor market would make it difficult for businesses to find workers. The opposite has occurred, largely due to a resurgence in retail and manufacturing......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 5th, 2018

Auto sales lost speed in July

U.S. auto sales slow in July as rising interest rates, higher gasoline prices and falling demand for passenger cars dented the industry’s momentum after a strong first half of the year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2018

As costs rise, Portland restaurant owners say they"re still struggling to find talent (Infographic)

Data from restaurant industry job board Poached shows more than 90 percent of restaurants will hire in next two months, with nearly half saying finding talent is harder than it was a year ago.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 26th, 2018

After the Bell: Dow Dips 13 Points, but Did You See the 10-Year Treasury Yield?

It was a slow day for the stock market, but Treasuries got walloped on hopes for a strong second-quarter GDP print......»»

Category: blogSource: barronsJul 23rd, 2018

Retail center near downtown Rocklin fills up with new leases

After acquiring Sunset Plaza last year, Ethan Conrad Properties Inc. has remodeled the retail center near downtown Rocklin and filled it with some large tenants......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2018

Has Merck (MRK) Outpaced Other Medical Stocks This Year?

Is Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Outperforming Other Medical Stocks This Year? For those looking to find strong Medica.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 8th, 2018

Kings’ Shops on the Big Island signs three new tenants

Three new tenants signed leases at the Kings’ Shops on the Big Island. The Original Big Island Shave Ice Company, Foster’s Kitchen and Island Vintage Coffee are all expected to open at the shopping center this year. The Original Big Island Sh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2018

Oil firm as Iran sanctions loom; OPEC, Russia resist calls to raise output

Oil markets remained strong on Tuesday, with Brent crude near a four-year high reached the previous session......»»

Category: topSource: reuters14 hr. 56 min. ago

Pandora says its Atlanta expansion will continue after SiriusXM deal

"We’ve been making strong progress in Atlanta and will continue our hiring plans there. We’ll be moving to the new office early next year," CEO Roger Lynch said Monday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals17 hr. 41 min. ago

Forty Under 40: Find out who they told first (VIDEO)

We asked this year's Forty Under 40 honorees who they told first when they found out the big news......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 24th, 2018

Private companies in Dallas have strong business outlook - and other insights

Private companies in Dallas are expecting strong growth this year, with more than 40% expecting growth of more than 10 percent. The growth forecast was one of the key findings from a survey in August of 135 private companies in Dallas, conducted by .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 24th, 2018

RBC Capital Markets Downgrades US Silica Holdings, Projects Pricing Pressure Over Next Year

Industrial mineral company U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) faces pricing pressure, frac sand oversupply and negative revisions, according to RBC Capital Markets.  Latest Ratings for SLCA.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 20th, 2018

CFO of the Year: Brenda Jones

When first embarking on a career, Brenda Jones wanted to be a chef. She would find the profession unsatisfactory for a number of reasons, but one stood out. “Cooking became too routine,” said Jones......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. economy poised for strong second half of 2018, leading indicators show

The nine-year-old U.S. expansion is poised for solid growth in the second half of 2018, according to an index that measures the nation’s economic health. The leading economic index rose 0.4% August following even stronger gains in the prior two months......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2018

U.S. weekly jobless claims fall as labor market strength continues

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, hitting near a 49-year low in a sign the job market remains strong......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 20th, 2018

Leading Bitcoin Cash Developer Says Future Fork Unlikely

Cryptocurrency forks may slow down in the future, as argued by leaders of several crypto hard fork projects at the CoinDesk Consensus Singapore event......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 20th, 2018