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Public cloud sector expects to benefit from weak economy

The weak global econom.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 14th, 2019

Teresa Carlson makes pitch for AWS cloud for DOD’s JEDI work

We’re still a month away from the potential award of the Defense Department's $10 billion cloud contract, but Teresa Carlson isn’t backing down.  The vice president for AWS’ worldwide public sector business offered a strong assertion of the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2019

Oil rises on supply cuts, but weak economy holds market back

Oil prices rose on Monday after Saudi Arabia said producer club OPEC and Russia should restrict supplies to current levels, while Washington's withdrawal of a tariff threat against Mexico removed a cloud over the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 10th, 2019

U.S. construction spending rises to a nine-month high in February

U.S. construction spending increased for a third straight month in February, boosted by gains in both private and public construction projects, offering some good news on the economy following a string of weak reports......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 1st, 2019

Key Words: Kudlow, dismissive of ‘silly’ and ‘fluky’ jobs report, sees 3% growth rate this year

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Friday the weak February jobs report was ‘fluky’ and said he expects the economy to expand at a 3% rate this year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2019

Pivotal, the cloud computing company owned by Dell, priced its IPO at $14 to $16 a share to raise $592 million (PVTL)

Pivotal Dell Technology's cloud-computing business Pivotal Software priced its IPO on Monday. The company said it expects its initial public offering to raise up to $592 million, with shares priced between $14 and $16. Pivotal Softwar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2018

Economic Report: Construction spending throttles higher in April, Commerce says

Public- and private-sector spending on construction jumped in April, good news for the economy and housing market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2018

Economic Report: Construction spending throttles higher in April on home-building boost

Public- and private-sector spending on construction jumped in April, good news for the economy and housing market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2018

Economic Report: Chicago Fed national economic indicator helped by factory-sector snapback

A measure of the U.S. economy from the Chicago Federal Reserve rebounded aggressively in June after a sharp downward revision to May’s already weak performance......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 23rd, 2018

Upcoming Tech Stocks Earnings to Watch: NVDA, TCEHY, CSCO

Growth has been robust throughout the Q2 reporting season as companies, especially those in the technology sector, continued to benefit from a strong consumer economy and new tax cuts. But it has not always resulted in soaring shar.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytAug 10th, 2018

Can"t management and labor just get along? Actually, yes

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Janus v. AFSCME, holding that public-sector employees can benefit from union representation without paying dues, has generated much attention and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 28th, 2018

20 years of government data says raising the minimum wage could be good for workers, businesses, and the economy

David McNew/Getty Images Raises in minimum wage benefit the majority of low-income workers in both the short and long term, argue economists for the US Census Bureau in a working paper from earlier this year, which analyzes 20 years of non-public go.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2018

Project Syndicate: Who really creates value in an economy? The billionaires, or us?

The only way to revive our economies fully requires the public sector to reprise its pivotal role as a strategic, long-term, and mission-oriented investor, writes Mariana Mazzucato......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 11th, 2018

Cramer Remix: It"s unclear why the auto sector is as weak as it is

Jim Cramer digs through what could be causing the auto stocks to weaken even though the economy is growing......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcSep 11th, 2018

3 Funds to Benefit From a Burgeoning US Service Sector

Steadiness in the metric, which tracks the performance of service-focused companies in America, points toward a strengthening economy. Per the latest report from the Institute of Supply.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytNov 16th, 2018

China"s Private-Sector Woes Spur Leaders Into Action

Beijing has for years squeezed the private sector with policies that support state companies—and is now looking to fix what has become a weak link in a slowing economy......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 20th, 2018

Falling business morale points to weak German growth

German business morale fell by more than expected in November as a trade dispute between China and the United States weighed on Germany's export sector and hurt the economy. Sonia Legg reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 26th, 2018

Highlights of the day: Memory pricing may stabilize in September

The DRAM sector enjoyed robust growth in 2018, but oversupply coupled with weakening economy and demand has sent memory prices crashing this year. But there may be good news ar.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimes4 hr. 44 min. ago

Taiwan small- to mid-size panel shipments to drop in 3Q19, says Digitimes Research

Taiwan's shipments of small- to medium-size LCD panels are expected to drop 3.1% on quarter and 43.9% on year in the third quarter of 2019 as demand for such panels from the feature phone sector will remain weak, Digitimes Research estimates......»»

Category: topSource: digitimes9 hr. 44 min. ago

Manufacturing sector shrinks for the first time in nearly a decade

The manufacturing sector has become the problem child of the US economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral13 hr. 14 min. ago

Manufacturing sector shrinks for the first time in nearly a decade

The manufacturing sector has become the problem child of the US economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral13 hr. 14 min. ago