Corporate profits

Elizabeth Warren targets corporate profits with new 7% surtax proposal

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), one of many Democrats to run for the party’s nomination in the 2020 presidential race, detailed progressive political ideas on workplace issues, including government financial support for working parents to cover childcare costs. drew anger | Getty Images Elizabeth Warren, the economic policy maker in the Democratic presidential primary, wants to […]

Corporate profits

Your Money: Six Reasons The Prospects For Business Profits Are Better Now

The flight of earnings to oil is always a concern and should be watched for near term earnings performance. If the rupee wins in real effective terms, this could prove to be a hindrance for profits. After a long period of earnings recession, corporate margins could enter positive territory. Here are six reasons why the […]

Corporate profits

Are corporate profits doomed? | barrons

Photograph by Stephan Henning The decade-long equity bull market may soon be a thing of the past thanks to wage inflation and soaring energy costs. Advisor newsletter Daily Advisor A collection of our best stories of the day, delivered nightly. Stay up to date with the latest advisor news, community commentary, and opinion from industry […]

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A first episode of how corporate profits have shaped labor markets

Caribbean plantation owners, facing an end to slavery, adopted legal barriers to employment elsewhere Informed workers in today’s economy know that their employer can actively lobby the government to limit employee rights. Companies seek to limit union organizing and collective bargaining powers in order to keep wages low; relax safety and environmental regulations partly intended […]