Corporate Profits

January 21, 2021 Corporate profits from current production (corporate profits before tax with inventory valuation and capital consumption adjustments) rose by $495.3 billion in the third quarter which works out to an annualized growth rate of 27.1% after having...

Small Business Optimism

January 12, 2021 Small business optimism fell 5.5 points in December to 95.9 which is about where it was during the brief March/April recession last year. Chief Economist William Dunkelberg said, “This month’s drop in small business optimism is historically very large...