POLL DU JOUR
● 92 percent of U.S. business economists expect more hires and workplace stability in the next four months.
● 91 percent expect rising sales in the next quarter of 2017; 89 percent expect profits to rise or remain unchanged.
● 66 percent expect a rise in domestic product growth of up to 3 percent in the next four quarters.
● 31 percent expect profits to grow in the next quarter. Source: A National Association for Business Economics survey of 87 economists conducted March 21-April 6 and released Tuesday.