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To avoid a repeat of 2008, Main Street America says help needs to be fast

Small businesses in the United States say promised help from the federal government and the Federal Reserve is welcome news in the b.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 26th, 2020

Wall Street losses broaden with no clarity on coronavirus impact

Wall Street's main indexes tumbled for the seventh straight day and were on track for their biggest weekly dip since the 2008 global financial crisis on worries the fast-spreading coronavirus could lead to a recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2020

Wall Street eyes worst week since financial crisis on pandemic fears

Wall Street's main indexes were on track for their worst week since the 2008 global financial crisis on Friday as the selloff deepened on fears that the fast-spreading coronavirus could lead to a recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2020

Boeing leads Wall Street slump as corporate damage grows

Wall Street's main indexes sank again on Wednesday, as growing signs of coronavirus damage to corporate America overshadowed a burst of optimism about sweeping official moves to protect the economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2020

Think the S&P 500 is in bad shape? Its components look worse

Wall Street's worst week since 2008, sparked by fears about the fast-spreading coronavirus, has left almost half of the S&P 500's stocks in bear market territory, just nine days after the leading benchmark closed at a record high......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2020

Siemens Gamesa boosting risk management to fend off project delays: CEO

Wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa is acting fast to manage risks on its projects around the world to avoid a repeat of the delays that dragged it to a loss at the beginning of this year, Chief Executive Marcus Tacke said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

Deal or no deal? The expansion of Dollar Stores

It's the latest struggle between Main Street and corporate America: Dollar General, Dolla.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 9th, 2019

Warren alarmed about turmoil in overnight lending markets

Elizabeth Warren fears Wall Street will use the recent mayhem in overnight lending markets to convince Washington to relax regulations aimed at preventing a repeat of the 2008 crisis......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 23rd, 2019

Warren alarmed about turmoil in overnight lending markets

Elizabeth Warren fears Wall Street will use the recent mayhem in overnight lending markets to convince Washington to relax regulations aimed at preventing a repeat of the 2008 crisis......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 23rd, 2019

6 Charts Showing How The American Middle Class Drowned In Debt Just To Maintain Its Lifestyle

New data suggests that the US is doing everything possible to repeat the 2008 financial crisis.  America's middle class is sinking further into debt si.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 6th, 2019

How Small Businesses Saved Our Job-Creating, Uh, Bacon

The only positive to accrue to the Main Street economy during the lost decade (2007-2016) is the unprecedented financial strengthening of America's small business sector, which, just February, broke a 45-year hiring.....»»

Category: blogSource: nasdaqApr 13th, 2019

Storefront rehabilitation and design [AIA course]

Walk down any main street in America, and the first thing that draws th.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkApr 9th, 2019

America"s confidence in the stock market is crumbling

Main Street's confidence in the stock market is crumbling at the fastest pace since at least 1987......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 25th, 2018

The Federal Reserve Has Done A Great Job Destroying The Middle Class

Authored by Tom Lewis via GoldTelegraph.com, The Federal Reserve has been determined to create “Wealth Effects” throughout the economy since 2008, which has left the majority of Main Street on the sidelines. The Fed’s.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 18th, 2018

Pittsburgh private equity firm buys cheese maker

Main Street Capital does second cheese deal, focused on fast-growing Hispanic markets......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018

New York"s attorney general must avoid the nuclear option

The New York attorney general, known as the Sheriff of Wall Street, is one of the most powerful law enforcement officers in America. But what happens when Wall Street’s top cop abuses her... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 15th, 2018

Wendy"s North America same-restaurant sales miss estimates

Wendy's Co missed Wall Street expectations for quarterly sales at its established outlets in North America on Tuesday, as the burger chain struggled to lure diners in a fiercely competitive U.S. fast-food industry......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 6th, 2018

Gains in Goldman, BofA send Wall Street to four-week high

Bank shares drove Wall Street's main indexes to a one-month high on Wednesday after strong earnings from Bank of America and Goldman Sachs, with a multi-billion dollar deal in the fintech sector also helping a risk-on sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019

Wall St. climbs on trade optimism, hopes of averting government shutdown

Wall Street's main indexes rose over 1 percent on Tuesday, in a broad-based rally fueled by a tentative deal reached by American lawmakers to avoid another partial government shutdown and hopes that the U.S.-China trade talks could result in an agreement......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2019

Wall Street rallies on trade optimism, hopes of avoiding government shutdown

Wall Street's main indexes extended gains on Tuesday, in a broad-based rally after American lawmakers reached a tentative deal to avoid another partial government shutdown and on hopes of an agreement during the ongoing U.S.-China trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2019

The Next LTCM? $8 Billion Hedge Fund Is Using 10x Leverage

According to some, America's bailout culture started long before the 2008 global financial crisis, with Wall Street's bailout of Long-Term Capital Management, an iconic hedge.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 25th, 2019