Items Tagged with 'John Augustine'
Presenter at Huntington Bank forecast event says stock market’s recent volatility not a good predictor of recession.
According to Huntington Bank analysts, West Michigan will continue benefiting this year from a synchronized global expansion that doesn’t appear to be slowing down. Read More
After a period of comparative decline, business exports once again are climbing, and West Michigan industries are contributing to Michigan’s increasing numbers. Read More
Region has 20 companies with almost 2,000 employees each, which limits recession fears.
The variety of industries that call West Michigan home have provided the region with protection from recessions in the past and will continue to do so at least through the next cycle, according to a national economic analyst. Read More
That’s Fifth Third’s optimistic view of 2013 through 2015.
Mitch Stapley and John Augustine of Fifth Third Bank see the national economy “finally gathering strength,” and say the country may enjoy a “one, two, three economy” over the next couple of years — if there aren’t too many headwinds whipped up by the federal government. Read More