Aurora Business

FILE - In This Tuesday, July 17, 2012 file photo shows the corporate headquarters of Wellpoint in Indianapolis. Wellpoint reports quarterly financial results Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

“People are starting to understand that the 2015 landscape is a little less harrowing than 2014,” said Jennifer Lynch, an analyst who covers the industry for BMO Capital Markets.

At the conclusion of a two-day meeting on Wednesday, the Federal Reserve is expected to announce the end of its economic stimulus known as quantitative easing, or QE. Launched during the financial crisis in 2008, the Fed began buying huge amounts of bonds in an effort to revive the U.S. economy.

This image taken from video provided by NASA TV shows Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned rocket blowing up over the launch complex at Wallops Island, Va., just six seconds after liftoff. The company says no one was believed to be hurt and the damage appeared to be limited to the facilities. (AP Photo/NASA TV)

Crews planned to hit the ground at daybreak Wednesday to search for pieces of Orbital Sciences Corp.’s Antares rocket and Cygnus cargo module, which blew up Tuesday night just moments after lifting off from NASA’s launch complex at Wallops Island, Virginia, said Bill Wrobel, director of the facility

Employees at Colorado Harvest Company weave  marijuana plants through a Screen of Green (SCOG) to help them grow to their full potential Sept. 25 in Denver. Owner Tim Cullen will be opening a location in Aurora off of South Parker Road and Yale Avenue. As recreational marijuana stores have been opening this month without a hitch the availability of industrial space across the Denver metro region is in question. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

“We’ve heard from other companies and brokers that they’ve leased millions of square feet to growers in Denver, which has pushed out a lot of other big employers,” Gorlov said. “The assemblers and manufacturers are trying to develop those 30,000-square-foot spaces, too, and they’re now complaining these marijuana guys are getting all the space.”

Mine Safety and Health Administration administrator Joe Main said Tuesday managers of the Revenue-Virginius Mine near Ouray (yoo-RAY’) improperly disposed of deteriorated explosives in a mine shaft, filling the area with toxic gas, and then failed to seal off the area or ventilate the mine.