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A View from the Top

Summit Steel President Ross Bushman offers a weekly summary of data and observations regarding the metals industry news, market conditions and their global and domestic impact.

Feel free to contact Ross with your thoughts or comments.

January 2020

December 2019

November 2019

Small Business Optimism Index Rose 0.6 Points, Remaining Close to its Cycle High

Small Business Optimism Index Rose 0.6 Points, Remaining Close to its Cycle High The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Small Business Optimism Index rose 0.6 points, remaining close to its cycle high. Most key components rose, including capital spending and [...]

October 2019

Small Business Optimism Index Indicates Consistent Economic Growth

Small Business Optimism Index Indicates Consistent Economic Growth The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Small Business Optimism Index indicates consistent economic growth, though it fell modestly in September. Hiring and investment have moderated. US Drill Rigs Running Down From Previous [...]