User uShare Login | Register
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.


33° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Thursday Morning Business Brief

April 19, 2012, 5:42 AM

Thursday Morning Business Brief

Wall Street's key averages remain higher for the week so far, after yesterday's pullback. In Wednesday trading, the Dow fell 83 points, or 0.6 percent, to 13,033. The S&P slipped 6 points, while the Nasdaq dropped 11. Futures trading suggests gains this morning.

  • International stock markets rose today as investors reacted to a crucial bond auction in Spain while banking on hopes that China would take more steps to prop up its slowing economy. Investors showed a healthy appetite for Spanish debt Benchmark crude oil hovered under $103 per barrel. The dollar rose against the yen and was steady against the euro.
  • Today's economic reports include weekly unemployment claims from the Labor Department. Later this morning, the Conference Board reports on the index of leading economic indicators, a forward-looking gauge of the U.S. economy.
  • A woman's well-publicized, $9,867 small claims award for her under-performing hybrid Honda Civic is being challenged by the automaker. Honda's appeal is being heard in Superior Court in California, which has the final word. People in a class action settlement would get substantially less money.
  • A report out in Asia today says the continent's 2 billion women lag far behind men in pay and top leadership positions and that it's a potential threat to undermine the region's achievements. The Asia Society survey on women's status says limits on female employment cost the region $89 billion a year in terms of lost productivity and human resources.

Previous Story

Next Story


Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

First Look At Badlands Pawn

1/20/2015 3:29 PM

Dollar Loan Center owner Chuck Brennan is releasing the first images of the design for Badlands Pawn, Gold & Jewelry.

Full Story
Rock Stars To Celebrate Pawn Shop Ground Breaking

1/23/2015 11:15 AM

Bret Michaels and Lita Ford will perform at the District on Wednesday, Jan. 28 to celebrate the ground breaking of Badlands Pawn.

Full Story
Wild Sage Grille Changing Ownership

1/20/2015 11:09 AM

While the new owners are not ready to announce yet, Gellerman says they will be remodeling the restaurant to make it their own.

Full Story
Long John Silver's Building To Become Taco Shop

1/23/2015 4:00 PM

The former Long John Silver's on Minnesota Avenue is going to become a Mexican fast food restaurant.  

Full Story
Keg Chicken Back Open In SF

1/21/2015 9:12 PM

A fried chicken favorite is back in Sioux Falls.

Full Story


Events