How Companies Are Accounting for Covid-19

Some companies are adopting an innovative approach to accounting for the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on their earnings: they’re leaving it out. At least eight borrowers have tweaked the figures in recent months to show investors how.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 10th, 2020

Webinar Aims To Help Pot Businesses Navigate COVID-19 Crisis, Tap CARES Act

Accounting and advisory firm MGO wants cannabis companies to know there are paths to financial relief, despite the looming economic downturn and a federal stimulus package that seemingly excludes the industry from receiving funds. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 15th, 2020

How North Carolina can lure companies ditching California"s high taxes, strict regulations and Covid-19

As taxes and regulation rise against businesses in California and New York, companies are looking for outs, experts say. And North Carolina, with its low cost of doing business, could be just the ticket......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals42 min. ago

These companies have been hit hard as coronavirus causes earnings to plunge

Earnings at major European companies sank in the second quarter of the year, revealing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the economy and reflecting major uncertainties about the region’s continuing recovery......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch2 hr. 57 min. ago

Here"s what Sorenson, Leonsis, Case and other CEOs want to see in new federal relief for small businesses

Executives from more than 100 companies and trade associations sent a letter to Congressional leaders from both parties Monday urging more federal support for small businesses facing dire struggle and uncertainty during the Covid-19 pandemic. The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals3 hr. 42 min. ago

: Tech companies are offering parents additional benefits as COVID-19 threatens schools’ return

Extra time off and paid memberships to child-care offerings like are becoming perks for tech employees more used to free beer and food meant to keep them at the office.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch4 hr. 27 min. ago

After Covid kills interest in First Baptist property downtown, church pivots

Since putting more than 11 acres of downtown property on the market in September, the First Baptist Church received interest from as many as eight companies, companies that "are big fish" who were interested in developing the entire contiguous propert.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 hr. 57 min. ago

WATCH NOW: How COVID-19 has pushed manufacturers to embrace innovation and how companies can successfully plan for the long-term

Insider Studios Digital transformation has been on the roadmap for manufacturers, but the current health and economic crises have acceler.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider22 hr. 42 min. ago

Next Avenue: Should you volunteer for a COVID-19 vaccine trial? Who qualifies, and what are the side effects?

Clinical trials of vaccines are being developed by several companies. Here’s who they’re looking for, and what’s involved......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2020

Lowe-LISC Partnership To Provide Relief Grants Up To $20,000

Small businesses who are facing financial pressures due to COVID-19 across the United States can now apply for relief grants from Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW). read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 2nd, 2020

Doctor’s insights: Why the health care industry and businesses need to keep adapting telehealth services beyond Covid-19

Of the many ways Covid-19 has altered day-to-day life, few may be as dramatic as the rise in telehealth. Consider this: In 2016, a health plan study found that while 70% of large companies offered telehealth options, fewer than 3% of employees act.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

Clashing with Democrats, Republicans want to raise standard of proof on COVID-related lawsuits against companies

The HEALS Act’s proposed liability shield would let consumers and employees successfully sue for COVID-19 exposure only if they can prove ‘gross negligence’ or ‘willful misconduct.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 31st, 2020

Covid-19 outbreaks at Colorado businesses getting smaller, even after state"s partial reopening

The numbers could be driven by more small companies being open, as dozens of workers still test positive each week......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2020

Here"s one of the Covid-19 pandemic"s hottest products: Powerboats

As the Covid-19 pandemic has sunk restaurants, hotels, air travel and many other businesses across the United States, companies selling powerboats are riding a wave of higher sales and profits......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2020

A COVID-19 vaccine this year? It"s a long shot, but it"s possible.

Moderna Inc. and multiple drug companies are considering using a little-known regulatory tool to push their COVID-19 vaccines into Americans’ hands early......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2020

Crackdowns grow on construction firms that fail to follow COVID-19 guidelines

Several jurisdictions are stepping up enforcement of COVID-19 rules on construction sites. Construction companies that don’t follow guidelines for.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJul 29th, 2020

Boeing and GE Comebacks Get a Covid Setback

With the global pandemic wreaking havoc on the aerospace industry, both companies are bracing for a lower-growth future......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 29th, 2020

COVID-19 Vaccine Should Be Priced Similar To Flu Shot, Says Ex-FDA Commissioner

Therapeutic companies working on a COVID-19 vaccine could earn a profit on their product if it's priced similarly to a standard flu vaccine, former FDA commissioner and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) board member Dr. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 29th, 2020

Trump retweeted a video with false covid-19 claims. One doctor in it has said demons cause illnesses.

Stella Immanuel, who appeared in a video that was retweeted by President Trump but banned by social media companies, is known for making outlandish claims......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 28th, 2020

Many Companies Won’t Survive the Pandemic. Amazon Will Emerge Stronger Than Ever

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos made billions during the COVID-19 pandemic as retail stores suffered, heightenin.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJul 28th, 2020

Sports betting stocks fall as baseball"s Miami Marlins cancels home opener amid COVID-19 outbreak

Shares of companies with sports betting operations were hit hard Monday, after Major Le.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 27th, 2020