Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) Bank of America Merrill Lynch Leveraged Finance Conference December 03, 2013 08:10 am ET Executives Mark Frissora - Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Leslie Hunziker - Staff Vice President, Investor Relations Analysts Presentation Unidentified Analyst Second presentation of the day. Show More Summary
As a psychiatrist who is passionate about integrative mental health treatments, I was excited to spend five days recently in St. Petersburg, Florida for the annual conference of the American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine. At the conference, I learned that even more than I previously realized, our ecosystem and environment have a profound [...]
Two weeks ago, Trish and I boarded a flight for one of our favorite conferences: Devoxx. After a brief layover in Frankfurt, we arrived in Amsterdamand took a train to Antwerp. Within hours, we'd settled into our hotel near the center of Antwerp and strolled over to the dungeonous, yet cozy, Pelgrom restaurant. Show More Summary
The Dow Jones Industrials rose modestly as the Conference Board's Leading Economic Index pointed to strength in the economy. Caterpillar and Home Depot should benefit, but McDonald's dropped. Find out why here.
The Conference Board said that the Leading Economic Index (LEI) rose 0.2 percent in October, the fourth straight month ofRead the Rest...
Mel Evans/AP By MARTIN CRUTSINGER WASHINGTON -- A measure of the U.S. economy's health increased in October, suggesting consumers and businesses mostly shrugged off the 16-day partial government shutdown. The Conference Board says its index of leading indicators rose 0.2 percent in October to a reading of 97.5. Show More Summary
The Conference Board's consumer confidence index fell to 70.4, missing economist expectations for a 72.6 reading. October's figure was revised to 72.4, from 71.2. "Sentiment regarding current conditions was mixed, with consumers saying the job market had strengthened, while economic conditions had slowed. Show More Summary
No matter what measure of confidence, sentiment, or animal spirits one uses, the consumer is not encouraged by the record-er and record-er highs in the US equity market. The Conference Board's consumer confidence data missed for theShow More Summary
The Conference Board said that consumer confidence was off again in November, down from 72.4 in October to 70.4 inRead the Rest...
In early 2007 when Gail Fosler was heading up the Conference Board, the astute economist warned me about the dangerous bubble of debt that threatened the financial system. “This is a bubble which could be as large or larger than the financial crisis caused by the dotcom bubble in the late 1990s.” Today, Fosler is [...]
Salesforce's annual Dreamforce conference—"the biggest cloud computing event of the year"—already mocked Wal-Mart workers protesting Marissa Mayer's board seat and broke a local hospitality union's boycott by hosting it at the Moscone Center. So why not add regressive gender norms to the list? Read more...
The Mashable Events Board is a great place to find the leading conferences in your industry — whether it's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week we're highlighting five events that we think can help move your career forward. Show More Summary
Hey, remember that time the federal government shut down, there was a debt-ceiling standoff, and consumer confidence got hammered? It was a pretty nasty affair. Took up the whole first half of October. The Conference Board's consumer confidence index plummeted from … Continue reading ?
Protesters, targeting Walmart Board Member Marissa Mayer, disrupted a fireside chat today between her and Salesforce’s Marc Benioff at the SaaS provider’s annual conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. The protesters, with...Show More Summary
by Patrick B. Craine BALTIMORE, November 19, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has appointed a new chairman of the board for Catholic Relief Services. The appointmet comes at the same time as the organization grapples with its funding policies in the wake of revelations that it has…
Nebraska Corn Board member Mark Jagels, a farmer from Davenport, Neb., was elected chairman of the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) at the organization’s recent annual conference. Jagels served as USMEF vice-chairman over the previous year. “I have enjoyed addressing … Continue reading ?
Just last week, the Conference Board, which tracks consumer confidence, offered a gloomy forecast for the coming year.
Sir Craig was elected President today by the WADA Foundation Board at the 2013 World Conference on Doping in Sport in Johannesburg, South Africa. He was the only candidate in the running to replace John Fahey, whose presidency concludes at the end of 2013. Show More Summary
Shutterstock (SSTK) Company Conference Presentation November 14, 2013 10:00 a.m. ET Executives Jonathan Oringer – Founder, CEO & Chairman of the Board Timothy E. Bixby – CFO Presentation Duck Swartz Joining us for the next presentation really excited, welcome Shutterstock to our conference this year. Show More Summary
Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever and a board member of the B Team, has just posted an important blog on The Huffington Post, framing his thoughts on this week's COP19 climate conference in Warsaw. In the blog Polman calls for a step change in the way business responds to climate change. Show More Summary