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.


36° 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!

 

Wednesday Afternoon Business Brief

May 2, 2012, 1:48 PM

Wednesday Afternoon Business Brief
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

Is there a slowdown in U.S. hiring? That's the worry of investors, who've taken a cautious approach to stocks today. ADP says that U.S. businesses added 119,000 jobs in April, far fewer than the 201,000 added in March.

  • Volatility in demand for commercial aircraft helps explain a reported drop in March factory orders. The 1.5 percent decline reported by the Commerce Department is the largest in three years.
  • A German court says Microsoft infringed two patents held by Motorola, in a case that could affect sales of its popular Xbox 360 console and the Windows 7 operating system. At issue is technology used for video compression that is owned by Motorola Mobility Holdings, which Google is in the process of buying for $12.5 billion.
  • Sears executives are trying to reassure shareholders about the troubled retailer's ability to survive. Speaking at the Sears Holding Corp. annual meeting, they are highlighting the company's improved cash position and efforts to boost sales and profits. Sears lost $3.1 billion last year.
  • One of the art world's most recognizable images - Edvard Munch's "The Scream" - could sell for $80 million or more when it is auctioned at Sotheby's today. One expert says it is one of the most recognized images in art history, along with the Mona Lisa.

Previous Story

Next Story


Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

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
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
City Offers $500,000 For Workforce Ideas

1/21/2015 6:00 PM

The City announced today it's going to be taking applications for the grant money to be awarded to any business or organization that's looking...

Full Story | Watch
Proposed Egg Farm Drawing Complaints In Turner County

1/27/2015 7:30 AM

A Sioux Falls-based company hopes to more than double the number of egg-laying hens in South Dakota by opening a large chicken operation near Parker.

Full Story


Events