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Simmons Q3 Earnings, Revenue Beat Forecasts 2021-10-26 08:27:00Earnings were 74 cents per share, topping Wall Street expectations of 58 cents.

Montine McNulty to Retire as CEO of Arkansas 2021-10-25 16:45:00Montine McNulty, CEO of the Arkansas Hospitality Association since 1996, will retire effective Dec. 31, she said in a statement released Monday.

Antitrust Suit Against Tyson Dismissed 2021-10-25 14:46:00Several national grocers claimed that Tyson conspired with other poultry producers to fix prices.

Rural Community Alliance Awarded $1M Workforce Training Grant 2021-10-25 12:26:00The grant will allow the Forge Institute to offer its seven-week information technology/cyber fundamentals and 14-week cyber training bootcamp courses

Full Occupancy Casts Victory Over Doubt 2021-10-25 01:00:00At 20 years old, the Victory Building at 1401 W. Capitol Ave. in Little Rock has lived up to its name, at least in the view of its owner, the Arkansas

Women Bankers See Progress in Industry 2021-10-25 01:00:00White male bankers still predominate, but the face of the business is changing.

Happy Home: Inside John Allison’s $919M Texas Bank 2021-10-25 01:00:00Happy sums up big deal for Home BancShares CEO John W. Allison.

New Tools Can Help Boost Business in Arkansas 2021-10-25 01:00:00During 2021, Arkansas has seen business rebound and reset. Entrepreneurs have had to flex their creative muscle during the “creative destruction

Vista Outdoor Doubles Workforce At Lonoke's Remington Ammo 2021-10-22 18:08:00The company is working now to add 100 more jobs in Lonoke.

Arkansas Baptist College President Carlos Clark Resigns; Regina 2021-10-22 16:17:00Clark stepped down after 12 months leading the college.

Simmons Bank in Negotiations for Naming Rights to 2021-10-22 14:14:00It's the second stadium sponsorship deal the growing bank has announced this month.

Arkansas Unemployment Drops to 4% in September 2021-10-22 11:30:00The professional and business services sector grew the most, adding 10,000 jobs.

ABC News: Money

US McDonald's workers strike to protest workplace harassment New! 2021-10-26 18:19:18McDonald’s workers in 12 U.S. cities have walked off the job to protest what they say is an ongoing problem of sexual harassment and violence in

Microsoft profit up 24% in quarter, driven by New! 2021-10-26 17:39:31Growth in Microsoft’s cloud computing business helped push the company's profit up 24% in the July-September quarter

Visa's profits jump as credit, debit card spending New! 2021-10-26 17:33:01Profits at payments giant Visa Inc. jumped in its most-recent quarter, driven by consumers and businesses getting back to spending on their credit and

“Buy it when you see it.” Retailers dread New! 2021-10-26 17:31:21Smaller retailers are bracing for the all-important holiday season

Meatpacker Tyson: Mandate led 96% of workers to New! 2021-10-26 17:30:41Meatpacking giant Tyson Foods says more than 96% of its workers have been vaccinated ahead of the company’s Nov. 1 deadline for them to do so

FDA advisers review Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for kids New! 2021-10-26 17:30:38U.S. health advisers are deliberating whether kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine are safe and effective in young children

Robinhood's growth in the summer slowed as trading New! 2021-10-26 17:29:31The meteoric growth of Robinhood Markets is coming back to earth, much like its stock price

Facebook froze as anti-vaccine comments swarmed users New! 2021-10-26 17:22:37Last spring, as false claims about vaccine safety threatened to undermine the world's response to COVID-19, researchers at Facebook found they could

Feds: Ohio stock trader fleeced Twitter users in New! 2021-10-26 16:52:01An Ohio trader in penny stocks has been arrested on charges alleging he repeatedly lied to over 70,000 Twitter followers to earn over $1 million illeg

Solid earnings nudge US stocks further into record New! 2021-10-26 16:48:00Stocks held on to modest gains on Wall Street Tuesday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average further into record heights

Enforcement of indoor vaccine mandates proves uneven in New! 2021-10-26 16:39:46Go out for a night on the town in some U.S. cities and you might find yourself waiting while someone at the door of the restaurant or theater closely

Google ads gain fuels profit for parent company New! 2021-10-26 16:37:16A rebound in digital ad spending at Google continues to lift its parent company's profit

L.A. Times - Business

Chargers star Joey Bosa buys house on the 2021-10-26 09:00:47NFL star Joey Bosa just dropped $5.85 million on a waterfront house in his hometown of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Column: Not all debt is collectable. Be mindful 2021-10-26 09:00:18In California, you can't be sued for consumer debt older than four years. But making even a partial payment can restart the debt clock.

Podcast: Stuck for days in L.A.'s biggest traffic 2021-10-26 08:00:44Sailors on cargo ships spend months at sea. Now, a shipping bottleneck and lack of access to COVID vaccines have them stuck on their vessels.

Kanye West's Yeezy brand sued over alleged shipping 2021-10-25 17:29:50A lawsuit filed by the state of California against West's fashion business alleges delayed e-commerce shipments violate the state's business code.

Disneyland ticket prices go up as much as 2021-10-25 05:00:22Disneyland admission prices are going up 3% to 8%, plus extra for the highest demand days.

Will those responsible for O.C. oil spill pay 2021-10-24 08:00:35With lawsuits and cleanup costs mounting in the Orange County oil spill, some fear the pipeline's owner may not have the resources or desire to pay t

Pain at the pump: California gas prices are 2021-10-22 18:43:27Prices are so high — and consumers are so perplexed — that a Google search of "Why are gas prices going up?" has spiked this month.

Shaq finally sells Florida mega-mansion for $11 million 2021-10-22 17:10:42After three years of relists, NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal has finally sold his Shaq-sized mansion outside Orlando for $11 million.

California's job growth took a hit as the 2021-10-22 16:41:52California's job growth slowed last month and its unemployment rate remained high as the state struggled to recover economic momentum.

Workers are fed up. But is this really 2021-10-22 14:17:42After decades of stagnating wages and diminishing pension and healthcare benefits, many U.S. workers are fed up. A small but growing number are organi

For a 'bizarre thrill,' visit an open house 2021-10-22 08:00:01Nile Niami's "The One" ultra-mega-mansion won't be hosting an open house, but plenty of other super-luxe homes will. Here's some, and how to find

Southern California will soon have the tallest single-track 2021-10-21 15:14:20An upcoming Wonder Woman ride marks the 20th roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain

Economy

Supply chain chaos is already hitting global growth. 2021-10-18 09:16:44The Covid-19 pandemic has left one very destructive issue in its wake: disruption to global supply chains.

Investors expect the Fed and European Central Bank 2021-10-18 05:57:52A substantial portion of investors expect the U.S. Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank to keep monetary policy slightly too loose for too lo

Fed's Barkin backs tapering plans and expresses concern 2021-10-15 11:17:35Richmond Fed President Thomas Barkin said he's on board with reducing the amount of economic help the central bank is providing.

Retail sales unexpectedly rise in September as consumers 2021-10-15 09:41:36Consumers spent at a much faster pace than expected in September, defying expectations for a pullback amid pervasive supply chain problems.

Jobless claims fall below 300,000 for the first 2021-10-14 09:54:34Initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ended Oct. 9 were expected to total 318,000.

Fed says it could begin 'gradual tapering process' 2021-10-13 20:14:44The Federal Open Market Committee on Wednesday released minutes from its Sept. 21-22 policy meeting.

Consumer prices rise more than expected as energy 2021-10-13 11:30:26Consumer prices increased slightly more than expected in September as food and energy price rises offset declines in used cars, the Labor Department s

A record 4.3 million workers quit their jobs 2021-10-13 09:26:47Job openings declined sharply in August while hiring also fell and the level of workers quitting their jobs hit the highest level since at least late

Weekly mortgage demand stalls, as rates jump to 2021-10-13 07:00:02Mortgage rates continued their trudge higher last week, leaving most homeowners with little to no incentive to refinance.

September's jobs creation comes up short with gain 2021-10-12 14:45:44Nonfarm payrolls were expected to increase by 500,000 in September, according to economists surveyed by Dow Jones.

Fed Governor Lael Brainard is in line for 2021-10-11 12:29:34Fed Governor Lael Brainard should figure prominently as President Joe Biden weighs who will chair the central bank and who will specifically supervise

Strong wage gains cast doubt that inflation is 2021-10-08 20:30:43September's wage gains provided more fuel to the argument that the current pace of inflation could run longer than many economists anticipate.

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Festival season in India fuels its return to New! 2021-10-27 00:18:25India showed more signs of a recovery taking hold last month as its festive season kicked off

Axis Bank dips 4% on profit booking post New! 2021-10-27 00:13:10The bank reported a weak operating performance in the quarter ended September 2021, owing to decline in margin, higher opex and sluggish business grow

MARKETS: Sensex volatile, Nifty holds 18,250; Axis Bank, New! 2021-10-27 00:06:30Stock market LIVE: Axis Bank slipped nearly 4 per cent amid profit booking after the private lender posted its highest-ever quarterly profit of Rs 3,1

Microsoft Corp could once again unseat Apple as New! 2021-10-26 23:24:01The software giant is showing that it could have the best fundamental outlook

LIVE: HC to hear Aryan Khan's bail plea; New! 2021-10-26 23:19:37LIVE: The Bombay High Court will continue hearing on bail applications of Aryan Khan. Amarinder Singh is likely to launch a new party today. Stay tune

Lalit Modi takes dig at BCCI, says even New! 2021-10-26 23:08:49The former IPL chairman on Tuesday made serious allegations against one of the owners of two new teams

Stocks to Watch: Bajaj Auto, Axis Bank, ITC, New! 2021-10-26 23:03:28The broader markets may swing to the global cues, however, individual stocks are likely to react to corporate earnings and company specific developmen

COP26: Developing countries can afford the transition to New! 2021-10-26 22:38:55While the rich nations of the global north have led calls to rein in emissions, their less affluent counterparts have largely remained on the sideline

Visa beats quarterly profit estimates on travel, online New! 2021-10-26 18:17:48Total cross-border volume rose 38% on a constant dollar basis from a year earlier

Alphabet beats sales estimates, posts record profit on New! 2021-10-26 18:16:36Google advertising revenue rose 41% to $53.1 billion during the third quarter

Biz sentiment hit two-year high in Q2 as New! 2021-10-26 16:37:28Sentiments improved sequentially in Q2FY22 with regard to production, domestic sales, exports, new orders, imports of raw materials, and pre-tax profi

Current, future sentiment index in real estate at New! 2021-10-26 16:34:11The sentiments in the real estate market had turned pessimistic during the April-June quarter because of the outbreak of the second wave of the Covid-


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