The Best Industries for Starting a Business Right Now

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Physical Therapy

Although IBISWorld predicts the physical-therapy industry will remain flat through the rest of 2011, the aging Baby Boomer generation is great news for the industry's future: The field will see a big spurt over the next five years as a huge wave of Americans hit retirement age and beyond. Growth of 4.3 percent is expected annually through 2016. The number of establishments is expected to grow too, to 123,351 in 2016 up from 105,587 in 2011. Read more.