• Small Business Optimism Index increased in May

    4 monthes ago - By Calculated Risk

    From the National Federation of Independent Business : May 2018 Report: Small Business Optimism Index
    The Small Business Optimism Index increased in May to the second highest level in the NFIB survey's 45-year history. The index rose to 107.8, a three-point gain, with small businesses reporting high numbers in several key areas including compensation, profits, and sales trends.
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    As reported in NFIB's May jobs report, 23 percent of owners cited the difficulty of finding qualified workers as their Single Most Important Business Problem, followed by taxes at 17 percent and regulations at 13...
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  • Small business optimism jumps to second-highest ever; tax cut cited

    Small business optimism jumps to second-highest ever; tax cut cited

    4 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Small business optimism rose in May to its highest in more than 30 years, helped by all-time highs in some key index components, the National Federation of Independent Businesses said Tuesday.
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