This kind of success and expansion would have been almost impossible to envision just a few years ago during the depths of the recession, plant spokesman Darren Copeland says.
It’s a success story years in the making, and one that some doubted would ever happen: the rejuvenation of the St. Louis housing industry.
As the auto industry strives to sustain its post-recession comeback, car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.
Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.
Today Mike Shannon joined Charlie for his weekly interview, Casey Mulligan talked about “The Redistribution Recession” and Bill Medley of The Righteous Brothers talked about his book “The Time of My Life: A Righteous Memoir.”
One of the construction industry’s leading experts say things are slowly turning around for manufacturing towns, like St. Louis, but still challenges cloud the picture.
The latest COUNTRY Financial Security Index® survey finds just 28 percent of people living in the St. Louis-area think the old, per-recession economy will return.
On Monday, the Treasury Department sold 553,846,153 shares in AIG on Monday, turning an $18 billion profit on the $32.50 a share price.
This is four months in a row that the index has shown economic growth.
The recession, high gasoline prices and a series of increases to Illinois’ minimum wage contributed to the move.