Maintaining Business Relations

In almost every profession – whether it’s law or journalism, finance or medicine or academics or running a small business – people rely on confidential communications to do their work. We rely on the space of trust given confidentiality. When someone breaks that trust, we are all worse off.

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‘Summer is going to be a good period for the housing market’: economist

‘Summer is going to be a good period for the housing market’: economist

The coronavirus pandemic all but halted U.S. home sales during widespread lockdowns, but new metrics confirm that home sales is making a comeback.

The housing market likely hit bottom in mid-April and is poised to have a shortened but strong sales season this summer, with new listings and rising prices, according to Realtor.com’s new May monthly housing trends report.

“There are a lot of indicators showing that the summer is going to be a good period for the housing market. I think we’re going to see some of the buying that would have happened in the spring shift into the summer,” Realtor.com Chief Economist Danielle Hale told Yahoo Finance.

Home sellers are re-listing their homes. Inventory was down 44.1% in April and 29.4% in May, compared to the same months last year — but it was only down 20% for the last week of May.   

“That’s definitely an improvement,

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The stock market is off the rails

The stock market is off the rails

To investors, it makes sense. Stocks have surged 40% since late March because the worst damage from the coronavirus recession is in the past and the cavalry has arrived. The Federal Reserve is now propping up risky assets, Congress is flooding the economy with money...

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Lamborghini sales stay hot with stock market soaring: CEO

Lamborghini sales stay hot with stock market soaring: CEO

Lamborghini appears to be firing on close to all 12 cylinders despite the global economic downturn.With the stock market soaring again and an extremely loyal affluent customer base, perhaps that’s unsurprising.“I think what we can say today is that the first signal...

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Slack earnings beat, adds 12,000 net new paid customers in fiscal Q1

When great may just not be great enough.Shares of Slack Technologies fell 13% initially in after-hours trading after the workplace productivity company posted first quarter results. To say expectations in the lead-up to the earnings report were sky-high may be an...

Job Advertisements Continue Slide During May

Demand for US jobs among Russell 3000 companies continued to slip as job advertisements during May fell 18.7% compared to April as companies face continued uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Hiring demand has fallen especially among higher paying...

HHS moves to boost coronavirus case tracking; AstraZeneca expands vaccine deals

The U.S. Health and Human Services department released new guidelines on Thursday to improve tracking of positive coronavirus cases in the country — with a focus on identifying inequities and directing resources as more states relax their lockdowns.Testing for...

‘Summer is going to be a good period for the housing market’: economist

The coronavirus pandemic all but halted U.S. home sales during widespread lockdowns, but new metrics confirm that home sales is making a comeback.The housing market likely hit bottom in mid-April and is poised to have a shortened but strong sales season this summer,...

The stock market is off the rails

To investors, it makes sense. Stocks have surged 40% since late March because the worst damage from the coronavirus recession is in the past and the cavalry has arrived. The Federal Reserve is now propping up risky assets, Congress is flooding the economy with money...