Brexit Brief: Big business to begin leaving Britain

2019-02-01

Around one in three British businesses will shift some of their operations away from U.K. — or have already done so — as part of their preparations for a disorderly Brexit. That is according to a survey from lobby group the Institute of Directors, which surveyed 1,200 of its membersRead More →

U.S. added 213,000 private-sector jobs in January, ADP says

2019-01-30

Bloomberg News/Landov Payroll processor ADP says 213,000 new jobs were created in January by the private sector. The numbers: Companies in the U.S. added 213,000 jobs in January, ADP reported Wednesday, another strong reading that suggests little letdown in a steadily growing economy. Wall Street economists had forecast an increaseRead More →

Stocks are overheated even with interest rates so low

2019-01-28

The bulls aren’t giving up easily. I’m referring to the responses I received to my Jan. 14 column in which I argued that, despite the stock market being 10% or more lower than where it stood at the September 2018 high, equities remain extremely overvalued according to six well-known valuationRead More →

This is the best place to buy a home in the U.S.

2019-01-27

Looking to buy a home? You might want to relocate to Virginia Beach, Va. The metropolitan area ranked as the No. 1 home buyer market in the country, according to a study from online real-estate brokerage Owners.com ASPS, +1.66% The report analyzed the housing markets in metropolitan areas with moreRead More →