No. 1, 2020
CEOs of middle-market companies remain positive about the current business environment, but their optimism is waning as they head into 2020, according to the latest poll from Marcum LLP and Hofstra University’s Frank G. Zarb School of Business.
No. 2, 2019
CEOs were split on whether current U.S. trade policies are beneficial or harmful to the economy overall, with 46% indicating the policies are beneficial and 43% indicating they are harmful.
No. 1, 2019
18% of CEOs rated their outlook for the coming year as “10.” This is a substantial increase from the 7.1% who assigned a “10” rating in the previous (No. 4, 2018) survey.