Economic Beat: U.S. Small Business Optimism Continues To Rise

How will current market developments affect you? The thought leaders at Fifth Third Bank can help make sense of it all. Listen to the Economic Beat as they discuss what happened last week and what they expect will be the focus of this week.

Economic Beat: May 17, 2021

U.S. small business optimism rose to a five-month high, the third consecutive monthly increase.  The tight labor market remained in focus with record JOLTS job openings in March and the latest NFIB Small Business Index noting record difficulty in filling jobs. Listen to this week’s full Economic Beat update or read the transcript below.

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