A Bright Future for US Manufacturing

The US manufacturing sector has suffered a bad reputation over the past several decades.

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Eyes on Europe as We Await the Data

After disastrous decline during the first and second quarters of 2020, Europe is in an encouraging but still nascent...

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Beware the Zombies!

Halloween is over, but something spooky still stalks the business world.


Zombie companies, that is.

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Leveraging Company Forecasting for M&A Validation

The US industrial economy is approaching a low point in the business cycle. From a decision-making perspective, this...

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A Sign of Life in a Key Nonresidential Construction Leading Indicator

Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, decline was nearly universal in economic metrics across most sectors, including...

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The Consumer Is Still Spending – But Where?

Amidst the economic recession triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, consumer spending has contracted. Yet the decline...

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