Banking & Finance
OAK BROOK, Ill. -- The going rate for lost baby teeth has far exceeded increases in the cost of living, jumping to $3.50 last year. That's a 44.6% increase over 2012 and a rate that far surpassed the outstanding performances of the major U.S. stock indexes.
NEW YORK -- Business executives appear to be more optimistic about the U.S. economy, with modest growth in recruitment, staff training and targeted capital investment anticipated over the next 12 months, a newly released survey shows.
That optimism is reflected in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ first quarter economic outlook survey, which was conducted Feb. 11-26 and included 867 qualified responses from CPAs who hold leadership positions, such as chief financial officer or controller, at their companies.
IRVINE, Calif. – The prices of houses in the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman region was 2.3% higher in January compared with a year before. The increase includes distressed sales.
Statewide, prices rose 4.7% including distressed houses and 4.2% excluding them, according to the most recent CoreLogic report. In Pennsylvania, home prices jumped 3.6% including distressed homes and 3.7% without.
Distressed sales include short sales and real-estate-owned transactions.
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- Casinos Are America's New Senior Centers, Study Finds - March 3, 2014
- Ohio Auto Insurance Rates Lowest in Country - February 28, 2014
- Regional Real Estate Market Defies Statewide Decrease - February 21, 2014
- Retail Sales Expected to Grow 4.1% This Year - February 20, 2014
- F.N.B. Corp. Completes Acquisition of BCSB Bancorp - February 19, 2014
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