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Bay Area non-tech companies were more profitable than their technology …

When it comes to profits, the Bay Area’s non-technology companies outdid their technology counterparts in the SV150. The Bay Area 25 powered to a 7.3 percent gain in profits over the 12 months that ended in March. In contrast, profits … Continue reading

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Bay Area non-tech companies were more profitable than their technology …

When it comes to profits, the Bay Area’s non-technology companies outdid their technology counterparts in the SV150. The Bay Area 25 powered to a 7.3 percent gain in profits over the 12 months that ended in March. In contrast, profits … Continue reading

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Silicon Valley job growth has reached dot-com boom levels, report says – Alameda Times

MOUNTAIN VIEW — Silicon Valley’s job growth has returned to dot-com boom levels and San Francisco has emerged as a major new tech hub. But good times have not returned for all area residents and ethnic groups. Those are among … Continue reading

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Bay Area economy looking bright for 2013

If the Bay Area economy were considered a stock, analysts would definitely rate it a “strong buy” for 2013. “You folks will continue to outperform the U.S. economy and all of California,” predicts Wells Fargo’s chief economist, John Silvia. Of … Continue reading

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State’s jobs picture is looking up

Some things to be thankful for this Thanksgiving weekend: “California’s economy is actually healthier than popular or pundit opinion would suggest,” says Christopher Thornberg, president of Beacon Economics. Despite the unacceptably high 11.7 percent unemployment rate – 2 million Californians … Continue reading

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