Business Roundtable Says Growth, Consumer Privacy Are Compatible

The Business Roundtable has published comments on a U.S. Department of Commerce initiative to develop a national law protecting consumer privacy......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 9th, 2018

23andMe"s Growth Slows

Consumer genetics-testing company 23andMe’s sales growth was hit by privacy concerns last year, its chief executive said, at the same time touting the company’s drug development pipeline that she hopes will power its next phase......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 9th, 2019

Most Economists Say Second Shutdown Would Hurt Growth

More than 58% of private-sector economic forecasters say a fresh government shutdown would take a toll on U.S. economic growth as well as business and consumer sentiment......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 8th, 2019

Uxin Pumps the Brakes on Revenue Growth

The Chinese used-car seller saw another round of strong results in its consumer-based platform, but a pivot in its dealer business is causing top-line growth to slow......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 20th, 2018

Post Holdings eyes IPO for its Active Nutrition business

Post Holdings said Thursday it is pursuing an initial public offering for its Active Nutrition business, to be based in St. Louis. The Brentwood-based consumer packaged goods giant said the move would create "a scalable, high growth asset with dedi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Western Union (WU) Q3 Earnings: What"s in the Cards?

Western Union (WU) Q3 earnings should gain from growth in its consumer to consumer segment, partly offset by weakness in the Business Solutions segment......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytOct 31st, 2018

GDP Grows 3.5% on Consumer Vigor but Investment Slows

Strong consumer spending powered economic growth in the third quarter, helping to offset weak business investment and a drop in U.S. exports......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 27th, 2018

E-commerce is driving all of US consumer package goods growth

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Online sales g.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 23rd, 2018

Goldman Sachs will slow consumer loan growth if market falters

Goldman Sachs will slow loan growth in one of its key new business areas if it sees a marked deterioration in credit quality, potentially jeopardizing new Chief Executive David Solomon's task to boost revenue by $5 billion by 2020......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2018

Citigroup profit beats on higher bond trading, LatAm growth

Citigroup Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday, helped by higher bond trading revenue and strength in its consumer banking business in Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

Citigroup profit rises 12 percent on lower expenses, LatAm growth

Citigroup Inc reported a 12 percent increase in quarterly profit on Friday, as the bank benefited from lower expenses and consumer banking business in Latin America......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

US jobs report Friday is likely to show another solid gain

Healthy consumer and business spending is fueling brisk economic growth, emboldening employers to post record numbers of openings and raising expectations for another positive snapshot of the U.S. job market......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 5th, 2018

Church & Dwight"s International Unit Strong, Margins Soft

Church & Dwight's (CHD) consumer international business has been consistently contributing to organic sales growth. However, gross margin has been declining for a while now. Church.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytSep 4th, 2018

Estée Lauder Posts Robust Sales Growth

Sales at Estée Lauder jumped in the latest quarter due to growing demand for high-end skin-care products and increased business at travel outlets in airports, providing a rare spot of robust growth in the stagnating consumer-products industry......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 20th, 2018

How and why to protect your business in the year of the data leak

There has never been a more important time for businesses to pay attention to the privacy and security of their digital footprint and to manage risks associated with collecting and using consumer data. When data is transferred to a third party or that p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2018

Markets End Robust July in Green: 5 Top-Ranked Growth Picks

Robust U.S. economy, strong labor market, solid consumer and business spending along with government's deregulation poli.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytAug 1st, 2018

Facebook stock plunges on forecast for slowing growth

Facebook's stock fell by 17 percent at the open Thursday over concerns about the impact of privacy issues on the social media company's business, with executives warning that revenue growth would slow and expenses would rise......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 26th, 2018

Facebook stock falls 24 percent on forecast for slowing growth, rising expenses

Facebook Inc's stock fell as much as 24 percent after hours on Wednesday over concerns about the impact of privacy issues on the social media company's business, with executives warning that revenue growth would slow and expenses would rise......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 25th, 2018

Johnson & Johnson"s Pharma Business Fuels Sales Growth

Johnson & Johnson’s pharmaceuticals business helped drive sales growth at the company for the latest quarter but the health-products giant’s U.S. consumer business continued to struggle......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 17th, 2018

PC Shipments Show First Quarterly Increase Since 2012

Research firm Gartner says business growth offset sustained weakness in the consumer segment, and world-wide personal-computer shipments totaled 62.1 million units in the second quarter......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Citi says expects improvement in consumer business to drive growth near term

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: theflyonthewallJun 13th, 2018