carriers over the past year (and will likely intensify) thanks to low wages, the difficult lifestyle, and mounting government regulation . Barr-Nunn runs a relatively young fleet of about 550 tractors, including roughly 60 supplied by owner-operators. Similar
By David Stockman : There is nothing like the release of secret tape recordings to clarify an inconclusive debate. I recall that happening with Nixon back in the day. Even as a Washington apprentice I could see that he was a ruthless, power hungry abuser of his office, but much of official ...
scolded and they have been warned, and yet you are seeing a lot of signals that the market is heating up,” says a bank regulation consultant as the Fed - its guidelines mostly ignored by banks - is now taking a closer look at the steamy leveraged loan
By David Merkel, CFA : I am mystified at why people might be outraged or surprised that the Federal Reserve does a poor job of overseeing banks. The Fed is an overstaffed bureaucracy. Overstaffed bureaucracies always tend toward consensus and non-confrontation. I know this from my days of working
MOSCOW, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Anheuser-Busch InBev subsidiary SUN InBev said on Wednesday it would close its Angarsk brewery in East Siberia citing higher taxes and toughened regulation .
the median 3% earnings growth during the past three years. Those utilities with a favorable combination of constructive regulation and critical infrastructure projects should provide investors the best long-run returns. Top Utilities Sector Picks Star
spending, should house prices fall and reduce household wealth. Macro-prudential tools which the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority, or APRA, can implement are now being discussed as a way to take the heat out of rising house prices. Making
such as Nu Skin (NYSE: NUS ) and Usana (NYSE: USNA ), devaluing their stocks and raising the specter of new government regulation . Avon entered this war zone by publicly resigning from the Direct Selling Association (DSA). Avon co-founded the DSA
securities may involve certain additional risks, exchange rate fluctuations, less liquidity, greater volatility and less regulation . Fixed income investments are subject to additional risks, including, but not limited to, interest rate, credit and inflation
remain the main hurdle on the path toward sustainable consumption-oriented growth and more concrete steps to address labor regulation must be undertaken. Meanwhile, over the past year, inflation has turned higher. At the end of 2012, Japan’s consumer