The University of Colorado business school is predicting moderate job growth in the state for the rest of the year.
The Leeds School of Business forecast released Friday was based on business registration data from the Secretary of State's Office.
Nearly 25,000 new businesses filed with the secretary of state in the second quarter of this year. That was a decrease from the previous quarter but an increase over the same quarter in 2013.
More than 98,000 existing businesses renewed their registration in the second quarter of 2014, an increase of nearly 4 percent from the same period a year earlier.
The number of businesses registered in good standing with the secretary of state was nearly 539,000 in the second quarter, up 5 percent from the previous year.
Copyright 2015 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.