• Industry: Media, Diversified Industrials, Insurance, Investment Management, Building, Construction & Real Estate, Retail, Chemicals, Technology, Telecommunications, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Banking & Capital Markets
  • Type: Survey report
  • Date: 11/1/2011

Industry Outlook: 2011-2014 

The KPMG Industry Pulse survey series found that executives are cautiously optimistic: Most expect a slow recovery, with moderate improvement in the economy in the next year.
Executives remain tentative about hiring and expect to boost their capital spending modestly over the next 12 months, with a focus on organic growth, despite the fact that many companies have ample reserves of cash on hand.