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Visit Stockton celebrates successes, tourism ambassadors for 2016

Visit Stockton celebrates successes, tourism ambassadors for 2016

By Marc Lutz Business Journal Editor “Let’s go. Let’s find our way to Stockton.” That’s the tagline on a tourism video produced by Visit Stockton and shared at Wednesday’s 2017…

Economy continuing to fare well, economic forecast reports

The Center for Business and Policy Research at the University of the Pacific in Stockton released its California and Metro Forecast today. In it, the state economy is reportedly performing…

Stockton State of the City highlights economic development, reinventing image

Stockton State of the City highlights economic development, reinventing image

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor STOCKTON – The port, always a hive a activity, was especially buzzing with activity on May 18. Community leaders, businesspeople, vendors, workers and many…

California unemployment rate decreases in March

In data released by the State of California Employment Development Department today, unemployment numbers for March dropped by 0.5 percent over March of 2016. Employment increased to 19,300 jobs in…

Oregon economist looks for moderate growth

Oregon economist looks for moderate growth

STOCKTON — When economist John Mitchell looks at San Joaquin and Stanislaus counties, he sees rising home prices, increased construction permitting and rain — and it’s an improvement. “Both the…

California exports start 2017 strong

California exports start 2017 strong

California exporters were off to a strong start in 2017, according to a Beacon Economics’ analysis of U.S. trade statistics released Tuesday by the U.S. Census Bureau. Foreign shipments by…

Regional economy to remain solid in 2017 but could slow after

STOCKTON — California’s economy is expected to maintain a “solid” 2.6 percent growth this year, say economists with the Center for Business and Policy Research at the University of the…

Business forecast: Economy still growing but slower; Trump presents unknowns

Business forecast: Economy still growing but slower; Trump presents unknowns

STOCKTON — Business leaders have reason to be cautiously optimistic in 2017, largely because of strong consumer confidence and some positive signs from the global economy, local economists said Thursday.…

Consumer confidence hits 15-year high

WASHINGTON — American consumers are the most optimistic they’ve been since 2001. The consumer confidence index climbed to 113.7 in December, The Conference Board said Tuesday. That’s an increase from…

Business Forecast Conference to address economic, political trends

STOCKTON — Business owners and managers can get their first look at 2017’s economy and projections regarding the political landscape, Jan. 5, during the Business Forecast Conference, presented by the…

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