Loews CEO Tisch Sees Sluggish Growth in U.S. Economy This Year

Feb. 11 (Bloomberg) -- James Tisch, the chief executive officer of Loews Corp., said gains in the world’s largest economy may be sluggish again this year.

Economic conditions in the U.S. have been “challenging, with the pace of recovery sluggish and intermittent,” Tisch said today in a conference call held by the New York-based company. “We expect more of the same for 2013.”

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