Business News

Subscribe to Business News feed Business News
Find the latest business news with reports on Wall Street, interest rates, banking, companies, and U.S. and world financial markets. Subscribe to the Business Story of the Day podcast.
Updated: 1 hour 19 min ago

Are More U.S. Workers Beginning To Get Raises?

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 4:01am

As the U.S. job market continues to improve, there are hints that wages are finally picking up. Renee Montagne talks to David Wessel, director of the Hutchins Center at the Brookings Institution.

Why Americans Are Buying More Trucks And SUVs Than Cars

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 4:01am

2016 is the year of the SUV and pickup truck. Each month the car sales share of the market slips a bit. Lower gas prices and changing consumer tastes are making the sedan an endangered species.

In The Midst Of A Downturn, Some In Oil Industry Are Prepping For A Bounce

Sun, 05/08/2016 - 4:16pm

The plunging price of crude oil is good for motorists but bad for those in the industry. And nowhere is that pain more acute than in West Texas, where many are hunkered down with an eye on the future.

Is American Oil 'Dead'? T. Boone Pickens Says Yes ... But Only For Now

Sun, 05/08/2016 - 3:06pm

Prospects in the industry are dim, and even the billionaire investor, who made his fortune in oil, has turned to alternative energies. Still, the self-described "realist" says they aren't the answer.

Pages

©2016 WLRH PUBLIC RADIO

Address

WLRH Public Radio
UAH Campus
John Wright Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899

Get Directions

Phone

LOCAL:
(256) 895-9574

TOLL-FREE:
(800) 239-9574