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

Keep an eye on slick roads through Tuesday  Download StormTracker

 

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Tuesday Afternoon Business Brief

September 4, 2012, 1:08 PM

Tuesday Afternoon Business Brief

Investors are taking a more cautious approach to stocks today after some less-than-encouraging economic reports. Separate readings on manufacturing and construction spending indicate the economy continues to experience challenges.

  • Demand for pickups helped give U.S. auto sales a boost last month.  Toyota sales were up more than 40 percent from a year ago. GM saw a rise of 10 percent, while Ford and Chrysler were also up double-digits.
  • Apple is inviting reporters to a news conference next week in San Francisco.  The event slated for Sept. 12 is expected to include an announcement involving the iPhone 5.
  • The U.N.'s labor office says youth unemployment is likely to rise globally to 12.9 percent by 2017. It expects more young people to leave the work force and the euro crisis to spread to emerging economies.
  • A turquoise wool suit that Margaret Thatcher wore on the day she was confirmed as Britain's Conservative Party leader has sold at auction for nearly $40,000.  An anonymous bidder bought the outfit, by British designer Mansfield, at a Christie's auction in London.

Find your local business news on the Back To Business page of KELOLAND.com.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments







Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

Cliff Hangers Gallery Closes; Customers Want Items Back

12/15/2014 10:10 PM

For more than two decades, Cliff Hangers Gallery has been a fixture in Sioux Falls.  A couple of years ago, the business moved from Park Ridge Ga...

Full Story | Watch
What Will Cost More/Less In 2015

12/16/2014 1:36 PM

Industry experts say gasoline prices will continue to fall in 2015, but other prices are expected to rise.

Full Story
Denny Sanford To Donate $25 Million For Scholarship Program

12/16/2014 4:30 PM

Philanthropist T. Denny Sanford is donating $25 million to South Dakota for a scholarship program for the state's technical schools.&nbs...

Full Story
Denny Sanford's Multi-Million Solution To Worker Shortage

12/16/2014 10:04 PM

Sanford's money provides half of the funds for a $50 million scholarship program at the state's technical schools to train workers to fill job...

Full Story | Watch
Sioux Falls Business Battles Bacteria

12/18/2014 10:05 PM

Imagine if any kind of bacteria, virus or mold that landed on a medical scrub suit was killed on contact.

Full Story | Watch


Events