Bill Dunkelberg

NFIB: small business hiring and capital expenditures are down

Small businesses are still in a maintenance growth mode. Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame with his NFIB Optimism Index that shows small businesses are still not hiring, investing, or able to raise prices.

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Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to report on his perspective on how the global economy is doing, and that he does not expect the U.S. economy to worsen this year.
Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that while the overall NFIB Index is up, breaking down the internal components shows a mixed bag of slightly up and slightly down in sales, employment, investment, credit, etc.
Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the disparity in progress between the investment industry and the traditional marketplace, why it’s happened and what it means.
Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to report on the NFIB Index that shows capital expenditure isn’t increasing, plus what are the implications of a possible EU exit by Great Britain.
Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to report on the NFIB Index that shows after seven years since the end of the Great Recession, the economy is barely moving forward in hiring and investing.