Arkansas Business Report

Mondays, 6:49 a.m. on KUAR
  • Hosted by Chris Harkins

Chris Harkins is a Managing Director and Senior Vice President at Raymond James. Chris's weekly market and business report focuses on the state of business in the Natural State.

3/10/14: Arkansas Business Report

Mar 10, 2014

The Arkansas Business Report for Mon., March 10: Bank of the Ozarks completes its acquisition of BancShares Inc. of Houston Texas; JB Hunt gets S&P BBB+ rating; Fortune Magazine calls Tyson Foods one of America's most admired companies.

3/3/14: Arkansas Business Report

Mar 3, 2014

This week:  CJRW is moving from Capitol Avenue to Main Street; Tyson's earnings report; Deltic Timber's earning report.

2/24/14: Arkansas Business Report

Feb 25, 2014

Windstream's IDR ratings gets downgraded; Murphy USA sells a North Dakota ethanol plant; Walmart board of directors approve annual cash dividend increase of 2 percent.

2/17/14: Arkansas Business Report

Feb 17, 2014

The markets were closed, Mon., Feb. 17 for the President's Day holiday.

2/10/14: Arkansas Business Report

Feb 10, 2014

State revenues jumped up in January, unemployment rates in the state dropped and Arkansas Best Corp. is opening a primary care clinic for its employees. However, Arkansas based stocks suffered.

2/3/14: Arkansas Business Report

Feb 3, 2014

Arkansas Business Report for the week of Mon., Feb. 3: Tyson Fodds slows expansion in China, Murphy Oil Corp. sees quarterly earnings drop, Fayetteville NanoWatt Designs completes phase one of a federal research grant to improve battery life and vision processors.