It’s Goldilocks time for economy, Horizon’s Greg Valliere says

Washington, D.C. analyst Greg Valliere doesn't see a recession looming. But a potential conflict with North Korea is concerning.

5 questions for J. Blount Williams

J. Blount Williams is the chairman and CEO of Alfred Williams & Co., representing the fifth generation of family ownership at the office-furniture company.

Opinion: The Public Staff’s not-so-public style

In a different time, Christopher Ayers might be a highly visible, Ralph Nader-esque type crusader to limit increases in utility bills and push for consumer-friendly innovation. Today would be [...]

KS Bancorp says it isn’t interested in sale to First Citizens

KS Bancorp, a Johnston County-based community bank which is feeling takeover pressure from the Raleigh-based Holding family, says it wants to remain independent.

5 questions for Randall Johnson

Randall Johnson is the executive director of the N.C. Biotechnology Center’s southeastern office in Wilmington. Learn more about him here.

Triad on fast track to land Toyota-Mazda plant, consultant says

Look for Toyota-Mazda to put their $1.6 billion assembly plant in North Carolina, not Alabama, a site selection consultant says.

INC Research loses a third of its value, while hurricane demand boosts Primo Water

Here are the major movers in the Capital Investment Cos./Nottingham Index of Carolinas-based public companies for the week ended Nov. 1o.

5 questions for Andrew Tate

Andrew Tate, who previously led economic-development efforts for Henderson County, joined the North Carolina Railroad Co. in October as vice president of real estate.

Bob Rucho’s take on the UNC, Carolinas HealthCare hospital deal

Former N.C. State Sen. Bob Rucho discusses the pending transaction between Carolinas HealthCare System and UNC Health Care. The two systems have combined revenue of nearly $14 billion.

State treasurer taking $12.5B of money management in-house

The N.C. State Treasurer’s office plans to manage $12.5 billion of passive investments in U.S. stocks on its own, without relying on outside financial services companies.