User uShare Login | Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.

29° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options



 Winter Storm for November 30, 2015

Snow Outlook

Severe Weather

State Radar

Click here for local closings & delays

Send photos to

Storm Center Update



[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news


Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!


Wednesday Morning Business Brief

October 10, 2012, 5:48 AM

Wednesday Morning Business Brief

The latest session for stocks saw the key averages decline. The Dow dropped 110 points to 13,474. The S&P declined 14, while the Nasdaq was down 47 points. After the close, Alcoa posted earnings that were better than expected. Futures trading point to a lower opening today.

  • Worries about Europe's debt crisis, signs of weak global growth and expectations of lower U.S. corporate earnings sent most international stock markets down today. Only mainland China shares rose. Benchmark crude oil fell below $92 per barrel. The dollar rose against the euro and the yen.
  • The Federal Reserve today releases the Beige Book survey. The report is prepared for the next meeting of Fed policymakers.
  • Toyota is announcing another giant recall. This time, it's 7.43 million vehicles in the U.S., Japan, Europe and elsewhere for a faulty power-window switch. The recall affects more than a dozen models produced from 2005 through 2010. Toyota says the switch on the driver's side didn't have grease applied evenly during production, causing friction and sometimes smoke. No crashes or injuries have been reported.
  • When global finance ministers meet this week in Tokyo, they'll confront a triple challenge. Europe is gripped by a debt crisis and stalled growth. A budget standoff in the United States is set to trigger tax increases and spending cuts and perhaps a recession. And a weaker Asia is slowing worldwide growth. As a result, the International Monetary Fund has turned gloomier about the global economy.

Find the latest local busienss news on the Back to Business page of

Previous Story

Next Story



View business

You may also like

Board Of Education Member Had Multiple Contracts With State

11/23/2015 6:05 PM

That means in addition to her state salaries at USD and Northern State, Duncan earned an additional $124,000 in contracts from the Department of Educa...

Full Story | Watch
Fired GEAR UP Worker Defends Stacy Phelps

11/24/2015 6:05 PM

When the state pulled its multi-million dollar GEAR UP contract from Mid Central Educational Co-Op in September, all the current GEAR UP workers were ...

Full Story | Watch
Bison Ranch Owner By Turner Gets Permit For Feedlot Addition

11/25/2015 1:35 PM

Stanley County commissioners have approved a feedlot at a bison ranch owned by media mogul Ted Turner.

Full Story
Some Black Friday Deals Are Not Deals

11/23/2015 4:51 PM

Recent research found just because something is called a doorbuster doesn't mean it's significantly discounted.

Full Story
Cyber Monday Sales Bring Down Target Website

11/30/2015 10:03 AM

Target’s website went down during Cyber Monday shopping Monday morning.

Full Story