Wall Street returns to the trading floor

Workers at major Wall Street banks returned to their desks this week after alternative Omicron pushed people from remote locations in mid-December. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. JEF, + 0.49% and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. GS, -0.27% Workers drove immigration on Monday and Tuesday to dust off their desks. “We’re back to our blended business model … Read more

Opinion: The record $1 trillion trade deficit doesn’t even count hundreds of millions of small packages mailed directly from China

It looks like the United States just set a record in 2021—and not a good one. When complete December data comes out on Feb. 8, it will mark the first time the nation ever racked up an annual goods trade deficit exceeding $1 trillion. That’s a staggering sum, and it represents a massive, ongoing shift … Read more