The Dow signaled before the bell this morning it was going to open down...and it did. Off by over 400 points. In the end the blue-chips closed off by 800 points the worst day of the year. The reason is in our first story:
- Fear of the "R-Word" is driving a sell off but there is more;
- Walmart adjusts it's inventory moving 1,000 items out. We'll share why;
- The Trade War, China & Tourists...and Macy's;
- Imagine the bank paying YOU to get a home loan. It's a story.
Those pieces and we've got a Small Business Spotlight that features the fast rise of a home-improvement company Justin Williams founded in October of last year and in that short time was awarded the Small Business of the Year Award from his local chamber. What is the secret sauce? We asked the A New Look Exteriors founder that question and more.
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