Small-business owners face an uncertain future ahead of 2020 election

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With the Bloomberg Small Business Report. I'm John Tucker brought to you by Del Small business. Small business Optimism rose by more than forecast in September and moved in line with pre pandemic levels, the other for sales and the economy improved. The National Federation of Independent Business Index of Sentiment just registered the strongest reading since February. At the same time, though, the Unified Bees uncertainty index rose, matching a three year high. That jump in uncertainty shows the path of the Corona virus and the lack of additional fiscal relief remain a big concern for small business owners. Bill Dunkelberg, the chief economist for the Unified B says some small businesses are still struggling financially to operate at full capacity while navigating state of local regulations and are uncertain about what will happen in the future. We'll still greater shares A small businesses plan to add workers boost capital spending. And build inventories, indicating firm show few signs of scaling back heading into the holidays. And that's the Bloomberg small business report.

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