Big Deals of 2018 Skyrocket in Arkansas by 267 Percent by Jan Cottingham Posted 2/11/2019 12:00 am Updated 3 days ago The value of big deals in Arkansas leaped to $53.9 billion in 2018, a 267 percent increase over the $14.7 billion figure of 2017. Don’t Miss Out Real Deals, Whispers and select cover stories are available only to print subscribers. I am a print subscriber. Login to access this story in a digital copy of the print edition. I’m not a print subscriber. Subscribe now and be the first to read each week’s Real Deals, Whispers and cover stories. You'll also get immediate access to this story in a digital copy of the print edition.