Leading Indicators Rose 0.3% in March
- Leading Indicators Declined 0.5% in October. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;11/26/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32760, p40
The article presents a report on leading economic indicators (LEI) from the Conference Board in the U.S. in October 2007. The report revealed that composite LEI declined 0.5 percent during the month, compared to the prediction from economists polled by IFR Markets company that LEI would fall 0.3...
- Leading Indicators Fell 0.4% in February. Siegel, Gary E. // Investment Dealers' Digest;3/20/2009, Vol. 75 Issue 12, p12
The article offers information on the composite index of leading economic indicators (LEI) in the U.S. According to the Conference Board Inc., LEI dropped 0.4% in February 2009 with a coincident index also showing a decline of 0.4%. Thomas Reuters surveyed economists who predicted that LEI would...
- Leading Indicators Decline 0.6% in August. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;9/21/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32718, p2
The article reports on developments concerning the composite index of leading economic indicators in the U.S. According to the report of the Conference Board, the leading economic indicators (LEI) has declined to 0.6% in August 2007. The report noted that LEI has increased a revised 0.7% in July...
- REGIONAL INDICATORS. // Latin America Monitor: Andean Group Monitor;Apr2005, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p1
The article presents a chart depicting the regional indicators of various countries in Latin America as of February 2005. The economic indicators include Inflation, C/A Balance, and GDP Growth. Original source of information is provided by IMF/National Statistics Bureaux/Central Banks/BMI.
- Pessimists Miss Today's Big Economic Truths. Kudlow, Lawrence // Human Events;6/12/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 20, p18
This article explains that pessimists do not want to recognize the many economic indicators suggesting that the U.S. economy is healthy. The cult of the bear still reigns supreme in most corners of Wall Street and the mainstream media, as those who want to tear down the economy continue to...
- The leading indicators index. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;12/19/2014, pA02
The leading indicators index from the Conference Board gained 0.6% in Nov., as expected, down from a 0.9% surge in Oct. It was the 9th monthly gain in the last 10.
- Leading Indicators Drop 0.5% in April. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;5/18/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32632, p2
The article reports that the composite index of leading economic indicators (LEI) has dropped 0.5 percent in April 2007, according to the Conference Board. The coincident index is up by 0.2 percent, while the lagging index is up by 0.2 percent. In addition, the LEI stands at 137.3 and the...
- U.S. leading indicators jump. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;12/20/2013, pA02
The Conference Board's index of leading economic indicators hints at acceleration ahead. The index rose 0.8% in Nov., more than expected and better than Oct.'s 0.2% increase. Labor market and manufacturing gains led the latest rise. But housing and skittish consumers could be head winds in 2014.
- Sharp declines in purchasing still display weakness. Long, Brian C. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;1/19/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p20
This article discusses the data collected in December 2008 that provide indicators for the state of the economy of Grand Rapids, Michigan. It says that new orders for business improvement declined to -57, down from -32. The production index also declined to -43, down from -30 and purchasing...