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18:23 ET Strategy Analytics: China Smartphone Shipments Grow 4 Percent in Q2 2016

 According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, China smartphone shipments grew 4 percent annually to hit 109 million units in...


16:40 ET New Spaceknow Africa Night Light Index available on Bloomberg

 Spaceknow is launching new product on Bloomberg terminal. African Night Light Index (ticker: SPCK - name of the country) is available...


15:31 ET Committee Releases Blueprint For Fixing U.S. Stock Market

 The Securities and Exchange Commission's rules for trading stocks have a dramatic impact on returns for long-term investors and they are in...


12:30 ET Americans' Sense of Alienation Remains at Record High

In the midst of the contentious presidential primary elections, The Harris Poll measured how alienated Americans feel. As part of a long-term...


12:00 ET MarketResearch.com: Retail Footwear Sales Outpace Apparel

 Although weak consumer spending patterns have raised concerns about the health of the U.S. retail sector — with major department stores...


10:15 ET Office, Apartment And Retail Sectors Drive Market Prices Higher In July According To Ten-X Commercial Real Estate Nowcast

Ten-X, the nation's leading online real estate transaction marketplace, has released its latest Ten-X Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Nowcast. The...


10:00 ET Global Alliance Announces Eight New Banking Members Committed to Building #BankingOnValues

Building upon the launch of the world's first Massive Open Online Course on the topic of 'Just' Money, with Massachusetts Institute of...


09:07 ET Strategy Analytics: UK Multiplay Bundle Subscriptions Driving Revenue Growth

UK service providers will reap the benefits of consolidation and multiplay strategies in the coming years, with bundled subscriptions growing by 20...


09:00 ET Shift from Active to Passive Investment Products Accelerates in First Half of 2016, According to Broadridge Financial Solutions

 Independent broker dealers (IBDs) and wirehouse firms experienced net asset outflows of two percent for actively managed mutual funds in the...


08:43 ET Census Bureau Releases Advance Economic Indicator Report

Today the U.S. Census Bureau released its first ever Advance Economic Indicators Report that combines the release of advance statistics on...


08:00 ET Rents Rising Fastest Among Low-End Apartments

 Median rent for the least expensive multifamily rental homes is rising faster than median rent overall, and only a small portion of all new...


07:30 ET Bankrate: Mortgage Rates Continue Post-Brexit Rebound

 Mortgage rates continue to crawl back from post-Brexit lows, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate moving up for a third week in a...


02:13 ET Global Gaming Reenergized: Augmented Reality, Location Based Gaming and Connected Toys Fuel Mobile Gaming, finds Frost & Sullivan

 The mobile gaming market seems to have reached an impasse with increasing saturation, heavy consolidation, and steadily declining unit...


02:00 ET Prévisions optimistes pour les revêtements nanostructurés

Bonnes nouvelles des experts : Les meilleurs analystes prévoient une nouvelle croissance considérable pour le secteur des...


02:00 ET Un nuevo análisis de mercado ve un enorme potencial en el nano-recubrimiento

Buenas noticias para los que están dentro de la industria: Los principales analistas predicen unos prospectos de crecimiento considerables...


00:10 ET US Demand for Solvents to Reach 9.6 Billion Pounds

US demand for solvents is forecast to rise 1.1 percent per year through 2020 to 9.6 billion pounds, reflecting continued economic growth and, in...


Jul 27, 2016, 15:03 ET Comerica Bank's Texas Index Ticks Down

Comerica Bank's Texas Economic Activity Index eased in May, down 0.6 percentage points to a level of 91.5. May's reading is 19 points, or 26...


Jul 27, 2016, 13:13 ET Existing Home Sales And Prices Continue To Rise In July According To The Latest Ten-X Residential Real Estate Nowcast

 Ten-X, the nation's leading online real estate transaction marketplace, has released its latest Ten-X Residential Real Estate Nowcast which...


Jul 27, 2016, 12:01 ET Comerica Bank's Michigan Index Dipped as Auto Production Eased

Comerica Bank's Michigan Economic Activity Index was down 0.6 percentage points in May to a level of 128.3. May's reading is 54 points, or 73...


Jul 27, 2016, 11:20 ET AEO and D&B Expert Panel At DNC Details Capital Access Challenges Faced By Small And Microbusinesses

 A panel during the Democratic National Convention sponsored by the Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) and Dun & Bradstreet...


Jul 27, 2016, 11:02 ET Comerica Bank's California Index Improves

 Comerica Bank's California Economic Activity Index improved by 0.1 percentage points in May to a level of 120.6. May's reading is 37 points,...


Jul 27, 2016, 10:00 ET The Conference Board Marks Centennial with Global Day of Service

 The Conference Board is commemorating its centennial year by naming Wednesday, July 27 a Global Day of Service. Employees in the...


Jul 27, 2016, 10:00 ET Pending Home Sales Marginally Rise in June

Pending home sales were mostly unmoved in June, but did creep slightly higher as supply and affordability constraints prevented a bigger boost in...


Jul 27, 2016, 09:07 ET U.S. Middle Market Caps Strong First Half of Growth in 2016

 U.S. middle market companies recorded 7.2 percent average revenue growth in the second quarter of 2016, building upon already strong growth...


Jul 27, 2016, 09:00 ET Third edition of the international newsletter from Aberje reflects on the country's crisis

Aberje – Brazilian Association for Business Communication launches the third edition of BRpr in July. The newsletter is an association...