Mill Creek Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

Little guys come up short in 1st quarter | Taking Stock


Last updated 4/5/2017 at Noon

When I work on the quarterly numbers for Washington companies, I find myself rooting for the little companies, the startups and the ones that are just hanging on.

Most are companies that few would recognize. Many I have no idea what they actually do. I have no personal attachment; it is just a case of rooting for the underdog. And most quarters I am disappointed, as I was this quarter.

The big companies did well, and the statewide numbers grew nicely because of the biggest companies, particularly the big two.

Microsoft grew by more than $25 billion, and finished the quarter at almost $50...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020