Tag: Recession

S&P 500 earnings recession set to end, as Q4 EPS swings to growth

The S&P 500 earnings recession is now set to end, as bottom-line results for the fourth quarter have swung to growth for the first time...

GDP shows economy grew at 4% annual pace at the end of 2020

The numbers: The U.S. grew at a modest 4% annual pace in the final three months of 2020 as a record wave of coronavirus cases...

‘We have not won this yet,’ Fed’s Powell says, signaling policy to remain ultra-easy

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday said the central bank hasn’t finished the job of restoring the economy to health, a dovish signal that...

Think higher inflation is coming? The Fed will believe it when it sees it

Federal Reserve officials will meet this week just as prospects for fiscal stimulus get a big boost after Democrats won control the Senate. Some on...

Fed’s Harker sees ‘significant slowdown’ in U.S. economy in first three months of year

The U.S. economy will likely experience a significant slowdown early in 2021, Philadelphia Federal Reserve President Patrick Harker said on Thursday. “On the national level,...

Out-of-equilibrium economy will keep the Fed ‘hostage’ to stock market, strategist argues

It’s the time of year to look back over the last 12 months, but one strategist reached back to the 19th century to describe what’s...

Economy, earnings set to recover faster but inflation a concern: CEOs in ET poll

Mumbai: About 75% participants in an exclusive ET CEO poll said the economy and earnings are set to recover faster than expected from the pandemic-induced...

Will November’s ‘disappointing’ jobs report bolster the case for a second round of stimulus checks?

Retail jobs last month fell by 35,000, a reflection of “less seasonal hiring in several retail industries,” according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Friday...

View: Forget `recession’ talk; Focus on big reforms and win!

Sometimes when you are so focused on a particular development or theme or a number, you can make the mistake of ignoring bigger developments around...

India’s economy seen clawing back after slipping into recession

Concern about the depth of India’s recession is slowly being replaced by optimism that a recovery is taking hold. A slew of indicators from car...

The U.S. could be looking at ‘severely’ limited growth even after the pandemic, warns top hedge-fund exec

Getty Images “ ‘A number of countries have done a much better job of dealing with the virus without inflating their budget deficits and printing...

The UK economy shrank more than it has done in 65 years, plunging 19.8% in the second-quarter

TOLGA AKMEN/Getty The UK economy posted a record contraction in the second quarter of the year, with gross domestic product plunging 19.8% between the...

9 Smart Ways to Recession-Proof Your Business (Fast)

September 17, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that a...

Trade: Budding companies face tough task overcoming pandemic, recession despite easy fundings

New York: Julie Campbell had to rethink her new wallpaper business before she could sell her first sheet. Campbell launched Pasted Paper in February, but...

4 Ways to Find Opportunity Within Adversity

July 31, 2020 7 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In his self-help classic Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill proclaims,...

This week we’ll learn the size of the hole the U.S. economy fell into when COVID-19 struck

There are good economic reports, there are bad ones, and in some rate cases there are ugly ones. This week, we get ugly. We will...

I Refuse to Participate in the Recession!

July 3, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. I started BNI in 1985. Since then, I’ve navigated my company...

Who will recover faster from the virus? Europe or the US?

BRUSSELS: After the devastating financial crisis of 2008-09, the United States recovered much more quickly than Europe, which suffered a double-dip recession. This time, many...

As energy prices tumble, developing countries trim subsidies

By Clifford Krauss The coronavirus pandemic has sent economies into recession and reduced government revenue, so some countries are taking a politically perilous path: removing...

View: Already in a mega-recession, India needs a venture capitalist of last resort

The government is focused on saving companies from Covid-induced death. The Reserve Bank of India has acted swiftly as lender of last resort. It has...

Can the smartphone market survive another recession?

With economic activity almost at a standstill around the world, the prospect of a worldwide recession appears to be inevitable. For some smartphone manufacturers, the timing...

View: Millennials face second age of underemployment

By Rachel Rosenthal In a matter of weeks, the economic hit from the coronavirus has wiped out a decade’s worth of employment gains. On Thursday,...

raghuram rajan: Spend where you need to, spend what it takes: Raghuram Rajan

Low oil prices are normally very good news for India given our huge dependence on imported oil but low oil prices if they are a...

4 Tips To Keep Your Business Afloat in a Downturn

April 17, 2020 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. It’s official. We are in another recession. According to Kristalina Georgieva,...

China’s GDP slump won’t bring about the stimulus Asia badly needs now

By Daniel Moss As bad as China‘s economic dive is, the slump is even more perilous for the rest of Asia. The region stands to...