Railroad CEO: This Economy Is The "Most Puzzling" In My 40-Year Career

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Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 18th, 2019

Railroad CEO says he’s baffled by the US economy

‘The present economic backdrop is one of the most puzzling I have experienced in my career,’ CSX Corp. CEO James Foote says......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 17th, 2019

Railroad CEO says he’s baffled by the U.S. economy

‘The present economic backdrop is one of the most puzzling I have experienced in my career,’ CSX Corp. CEO James Foote says......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 17th, 2019

Gina Mintzer"s career in hospitality took her from Palm Beach to Lake George

One of Gina Mintzer's goals as executive director of the Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau is to grow the year-round economy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2020

The Fed asks: Would you give up Google for $17,000 a year?

The answer could help the central bank solve one of the most puzzling paradoxes of the modern economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2019

FOMC Watch: Jerome Powell Shows the Federal Reserve’s Policy Conundrum in 2019

This has been a confusing and somewhat puzzling year. After so much negativity and caution heading into the start of the year, the economy managed to eke out a gain of 3.2% gross domestic product in........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 1st, 2019

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of NM names new president

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico has named Janice Torrez as its incoming president. Torrez will replace Blue Cross and Blue Shield president Kurt Shipley, who will retire Dec. 31 after a 24-year career at the company, according to a news re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 51 min. ago

The Federal Reserve projects the economy to improve next year, with unemployment falling to 5.5 percent by the end of 2021

The unemployment projections offer a snapshot into how Fed leaders think the economy will fare. But there is plenty the estimates do not account for......»»

Category: topSource: washpost16 hr. 21 min. ago

Housing considered ‘bright spot’ of Atlanta economy

Atlanta home sales have followed the trajectory a roller coaster at Six Flags, analysts say. But as of August they're up 19% compared to last year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2020

Coronavirus pandemic walloped global economy, but OECD says it’s not as bad as it first feared

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said in a report that the world’s gross domestic product is projected to decline by 4.5% this year — l.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneSep 16th, 2020

The OECD warns the world economy will collapse by 4.5% this year, in its worst slowdown since World War Two

China, the US, and Europe are expected to perform better than expected, while many countries are still combating the virus. SOPA Images/Getty The world eco.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytSep 16th, 2020

Coronavirus vaccine optimism to boost stocks into year-end: Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs economists said last week that a faster-than-expected snapback in consumer spending will allow the U.S. economy to grow at a 35% pace in the third quarter, up from its previous forecast of 30% growth......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 14th, 2020

Annual U.S. budget deficit tops $3 trillion for the first time ever after coronaravirus relief

The U.S. budget deficit climbed by $200 billion in August and put the total gap for the current fiscal year at a record $3 trillion, reflecting a massive increase in government spending to keep the economy afloat during the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 11th, 2020

Commodities Corner: Lumber futures climb to a record and more than double for the year, as pandemic boosts demand

Lumber futures have managed to do something no other major commodity has been able to do in the face of the pandemic’s hit to the economy—more than double in price since the start of the year to touch their highest level on record......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 10th, 2020

Attention job-seekers: Amazon is hiring 33,000 new employees and holding a virtual job fair, complete with resume reviews and a talk by Karamo Brown

Last year's career day brought in 200,000 job applications to the e-commerce giant. Alex Gallardo/Reuters Amazon is looking to hire 33,000 new employees in roles ranging from w.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 10th, 2020

Amazon takes this year"s Career Day virtual with 33,000 job openings to fill Inc. said Wednesday that this year's Care.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 9th, 2020

Unemployment diary: I"m a 49-year-old cleaning business owner in New Hampshire who lost all my clients in March

"Within a two-week span in March, I went from having the busiest week of my career to people saying, 'I think we're going to put it on pause.'" Gloria Castiglione. Courtesy of Gloria Castiglione; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider The Unemp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 7th, 2020

CBRE promotes Chicago office"s Jon Springer to vice chairman

Springer has completed nearly 1,000 transactions and been involved in over 15,000,000 square feet of transactions during his 19-year career......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2020

The week in bankruptcies: Dream Big Preschool of Learning LLC and Economy Health Food Sales Inc.

Orlando area bankruptcy courts recorded two business filings - including zero with total debt above $1 million - during the week that ended Aug. 28, 2020. Year to date through Aug. 28, 2020, the court recorded 83 Chapter 7 or Chapter 11 busine.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2020

Dr. Allen Zieker focuses on patient care, and growth has followed

In his 36-year career, ophthalmologist Dr. Allen Zieker estimates he’s performed more than 30,000 eye care operations. He now completes about 1,500 cataract surgeries annually, about 40 to 60 in a week......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2020

VIS expects fab capacity to remain tight until 2021

Eight-inch IC foundry Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) expects its fab capacity to stay tight until next year, driven by demand arising from the stay-at-home economy and the arrival of 5G......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 1st, 2020