Small Business Optimism

Small Business Optimism Catches Cold

One of the foundations of the Trump-era economic expansion weakened again in January, the fifth straight month of decline.

A man makes his way through the storm in Boston during a March noreaster snow storm on March 13, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Small Business Optimism Soars to Highest Level Ever

“Today’s groundbreaking numbers are demonstrative of what I’m hearing everyday from small business owners – that business is booming,” the NFIB’s president said Tuesday.

An American Flag and a Donald Trump flag wave outside a Donald Trump rally at Millington Regional Jetport on February 27, 2016 in Millington, Tennessee. / AFP / Michael B. Thomas (Photo credit should read MICHAEL B. THOMAS/AFP/Getty Images)