Brian Ford analyzes the week in business, including the just-announced acquisition by Dollar Tree.
Analyst Brian Ford says markets rebounded after the shooting down of an airliner in Ukraine and renewed conflict in the Middle East.
Andy Foldenauer discusses new concerns about European banks and answers frequent questions about personal finance.
Brian Ford of RBC Wealth Management analyzes the positive June jobs report and the Dow Jones industrial average breaking the 17,000 barrier for the first time.
Brian Ford of RBC Wealth Management says business will be in holiday mode this week.
Brian Ford of RBC looks at the year in business at the half-way point.
Andy Foldenauer fills in for Brian Ford with the Monday business news analysis. Uncertainty on Capitol Hill and in Middle East may be felt on Wall Street.
Brian Ford envisions world-wide attention to the World Cup could be a distraction from business activity and notes that gasoline prices this vacation season are no higher than last year.
Andy Foldenauer, substituting for Brian Ford, has this week's business and finance analysis. (Due to digital delay, a few seconds of surrounding program may be heard.)
The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center in South Boston will soon be the home of a Center of Excellence for advanced manufacturing. As part of efforts to rehabilitate the industrial base in Southside and Southwest Virginia, SVHEC, the New College Institute in Martinsville, and a yet to be named location in the southwest, have been awarded $2 million dollar start up grants from the Virginia Tobacco Commission.