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.


26° 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.
 Winter Storm for January 31-February 1, 2015

Snow Outlook

Severe Weather

State Radar


Click here for local closings & delays

Send photos to ushare@keloland.com

Storm Center Update

 

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Wednesday Afternoon Business Brief

November 14, 2012, 1:25 PM

Wednesday Afternoon Business Brief
  • Stocks have lost ground again today on Wall Street. The Dow has been down more than 100 points.
  • Speaking at a news conference today, President Barack Obama said the economy cannot afford a tax increase on all Americans. He called on congressional Republicans to support an extension of existing tax rates for households earning $250,000 or less. He expressed confidence that an agreement can be reached with Congress to avoid the "fiscal cliff."
  • The Federal Reserve's latest meeting minutes, just released, indicate the central bank will likely launch a new bond-buying program in December. The current program, to sell short-term Treasurys to buy longer-term securities, is set to expire at year-end.
  • Americans sent retail sales lower last month, amid mixed impacts from Superstorm Sandy. The Commerce Department says sales were down 0.3 percent after three months of gains.
  • Facebook has defied expectations for a decline today as more than 850 million additional shares in the company were freed up for potential sale. The stock was recently up 10 percent on the day.

Read more business stories on the Back To Business page.

Previous Story

Next Story


Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

Website Ranks The 25 Best Jobs For 2015

1/28/2015 5:12 AM

Physician assistants topped the list, which has an average base salary of $111,376.

Full Story
Refinery Issues Lead To Higher SD Gas Prices

1/27/2015 11:10 AM

For the first time in months, South Dakota's average gas price rose last week.  According to a AAA report, the increase is due to a series of...

Full Story
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
Five Ways Unmanned Drones Could Affect The American Food Supply

1/25/2015 5:38 PM

Herding cattle. Counting fish. Taking an animal's temperature. Applying pesticides.

Full Story
Omaha Writer To Feature Queen City Bakery

1/28/2015 6:00 PM

Queen City Bakery in Sioux Falls has developed a large fan base locally and now people from all over can experience why. The business is set to be fea...

Full Story | Watch


Events