In the coming weeks, corporate America will be announcing their Q3 financial results, a nd analysts expect it to be ugly. "US [earnings per share] growth has been very disappointing this year, with Q3 earnings likely to decline (yoy) for the second quarter in a row," Societe Generale's Patrick Legland said on Monday. Show More Summary
Comcast and other cable operators have been losing pay-TV subscribers for many years due to a combination of market saturation, fierce competition from satellite-TV companies and telcos, and consumers shifting to cheaper alternatives. Show More Summary
For years, growing industry consolidation and a limited supply of rooms allowed the hotel industry to enjoy a great deal of pricing power. That was translated into robust revenue growth, and hefty operating margins. Then came online sites like Expedia.com and Priceline.com, which helped consumers pit one hotel company against another -- [...]
MOAR: Euro-Area Growth Seen Slowing in Sign More Stimulus May Be Ahead (BBG) MOAR: Japan's wage growth slows in August, keeping pressure on BOJ for more stimulus (Reuters) MOAR: Stocks, Copper, Emerging Markets Jump as Fed Delay on Rates Seen (BBG) And yet... Show More Summary
One of the biggest misconceptions that inexperienced investors make is to chase hot growth companies. The allure behind many of those companies is that they are in new and exciting industries that offer a lot of potential. New and exciting industries move the world forward and make everyone’s life easier. Show More Summary
Growth in the UK's most important sector is slowing down, sliding back to levels last seen two and a half years ago. That's according to Markit's purchasing managers' index (PMI) just out, which came in with a score of 53.3. That's the slowest pace since all the way back in April 2013. Show More Summary
Revised Markit PMI index signals presence of downside risks to growth recovery.
In September, housing-related employment grew at a stronger pace -- 3.56 percent -- than other job types. According to Trulia, most of this growth was driven by the construction sector, which as a whole saw a 3.55 percent rise in employment....
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Eurozone services PMIs rolled out on Monday morning — the business surveys give us an early look at what's happening in Europe's massive services industry in September, before any official data comes out. The flash PMI, based on the early returns of the survey and for which only details of France and Germany are available, came in at 54. Show More Summary
Brookings Institution: "With the world’s population forecast to rise by 1.6 billion people by 2035, do we really think global oil demand won’t continue to rise? While I recognize that we must do everything to limit the growing use of...Show More Summary
Digital health funding has exceed 2014’s record breaking year reaching $3.3B representing 30% TTM growth, according to Rock Health, a full-service venture fund dedicated to digital health. In a blog post, Rock Health reported that the average deal size is the largest to date at $15.8M, despite deal flow down 9% compared to 2014. Only 8 digital health... Read More
Twitter has cancelled plans to move into new San Fransisco offices where fellow tech giants Uber and Square are currently headquartered, according to San Fransisco Business Times. The last-minute cancellation, if true, suggests Twitter could be holding back on expansion due to slowing growth. According to the report, Twitter was close to finalizing a deal to add about […]
World Bank cuts Asia growth forecast on China and US rates 5 October 2015 From the section Business Image copyright AFP Image caption The World Bank now expects China to grow 6.9% this year, down from an earlier estimate of 7.1% The World Bank has cut its growth forecast for the Asia Pacific region for […]
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Latest report says East Asia Pacific region must stay the course on reform policy to ensure growth.
The Australian new vehicle market stayed on record pace by posting growth of 6.8 per cent in September — a figure driven once again by the continued boom in SUV sales, though a small Korean hatchback was the real star of the show. Toyota led the race from Mazda, Holden and Hyundai, though it was […]
Latest data shows positive trend in jobs growth as economy adjusts to life post mining boom.
One hears that the Federal Reserve would like to normalize the Fed rate. What does that mean? How can we conceptualize that? Well, there are many ways to conceptualize it, but here is a simple way using measures of the growth of nominal GDP (NGDP). In normalization, the Fed rate will rise to the growth […]