Executive Optimism Hits Three-Year High
“What we’re seeing is a broad expectation that things will really open up in the second half of the year."
Stimulus Checks, Vaccines Fuel Executive Optimism
An AICPA survey finds "a resurgent sense of optimism about the economy overall, despite the deep pain that remains in key sectors and industries."
Execs Fear Harm Without Further Economic Aid
But even amid the current surge in COVID-19 cases, an AICPA survey found executives had an improved outlook on the U.S. economy.
Business Optimism Rebounds From Virus Shock
"We’re digging out of a very deep hole of pessimism. Comparisons are still tracking with the years immediately following the Great Recession."
Trump Win Boosts U.S. Business Optimism
The fourth-quarter Duke/CFO Business Outlook survey reflects what researchers call the "Trump Jump."
Election Drags Down Small Business Optimism
"Small business owners are deeply uncertain about the future, and that is affecting their decisions,” the NFIB says.
62% of Execs See Business Growth in Next Year
The AICPA finds economic optimism has stabilized, with profit expectations and employment also showing strength in the third quarter.