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Primary metals industry Q2 net sales down 6.2%

The primary metals industry’s net sales in the second quarter of 2019 were down 6.2 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

16 agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting businesses in Clark County have between one and four employees in 2016

There were 16 agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting businesses in Clark County zip codes that had between one and four employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report 4.7 percent increase in year-over-year August sales

Sales by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in August 2019 were $19 billion, an increase of 4.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Median business size in 72437 in 2016: between 5 and 9 employees

The median business size in Arkansas ZIP code 72437 in 2016 was between five and nine employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Median business size in 72442 in 2016: less than 5 employees

The median business size in Arkansas ZIP code 72442 in 2016 was less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Nonferrous metals industry’s Q2 retained earnings up 121.7%

The nonferrous metals industry’s retained earnings in the second quarter of 2019 was up 121.7 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

11 accommodation and food services businesses in 72015 have between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 11 accommodation and food services businesses in Arkansas ZIP code 72015 that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

19 retail trade businesses in 72012 have between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 19 retail trade businesses in Arkansas ZIP code 72012 that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

17 accommodation and food services businesses in 72015 have between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 17 accommodation and food services businesses in Arkansas ZIP code 72015 that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Shipments of transportation equipment fall 2.5 percent in July

Shipments for transportation equipment decreased $2.2 billion, or 2.5 percent, to $86.5 billion in July, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in September.

Wholesale trade, durable goods subsector industries report $319.3 billion in Q2 net sales

Wholesale trade, durable goods subsector industries had $319.3 billion in net sales in the 2nd quarter of 2019.

18 accommodation and food services businesses in 72015 have between one and four employees in 2016

There were 18 accommodation and food services businesses in Arkansas ZIP code 72015 that had between one and four employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Iron, steel and ferroalloys industry Q2 net sales down 5%

The iron, steel and ferroalloys industry’s net sales in the second quarter of 2019 were down 5 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

25 health care and social assistance businesses in Clark County have between one and four employees in 2016

There were 25 health care and social assistance businesses in Clark County zip codes that had between one and four employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

10 agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting businesses in Clark County have between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 10 agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting businesses in Clark County zip codes that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Food and beverage stores industry's Q2 income down 4.1%

The food and beverage stores industry's after-tax income in the second quarter of 2019 was down 4.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Median business size in 72434 in 2016: less than 5 employees

The median business size in Arkansas ZIP code 72434 in 2016 was less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers report 8.5 percent increase in year-over-year September sales

Sales by metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers in September 2019 were $14.5 billion, an increase of 8.5 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers report 2.4 percent increase in September sales

Sales by miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers in September were $22.5 billion, an increase of 2.4 percent from the revised August 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Sales of newly constructed homes shows some improvement in September compared to the same month last year

The number of new houses sold in the United States that were in the "completed" construction phase in September was 18,000, compared to 16,000 in the same month the previous year, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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