MARKET SNAPSHOT: Thursday, May 27
- Leading Indicators Rose 0.9% in June. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;7/22/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32180, p2
Reports on the rise of the composite index of leading economic indicators (LEI) in the United States during the month of June 2005. Formula used in calculating the LEI.
- Leading Indicators Dipped 0.3% in August. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;9/24/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31976, p2
Reports on the decline of the composite index of leading economic indicators in the U.S. in August 2004, according to the Conference Board.
- Chicago Fed Index Slumps to +0.19. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;9/24/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31976, p2
Reports on the decline of the Chicago Fed National Activity Index for August 2004, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.
- New series -- Revised series. // Main Economic Indicators -- Principaux indicteurs economiques;Mar2005, Vol. 2005 Issue 3, preceding p1
Presents the new and revised series of the "Main Economic Indicators" as of March 2005. New Zealand; Portugal; Mexico; Finland.
- Economic Statistics: New Data Available in 2004. Parker, Robert P. // Business Economics;Apr2004, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p63
Economic statistics released in 2004 will feature several new programs from the Census Bureau, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), and the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The reports reviewed in this article include the first data from the 2002 Economic Censuses, the American Time Use...
- The Numbers. // New Hampshire Business Review;8/6/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 17, p22A
Presents graphs depicting economic indicators in the U.S.
- Leading Economic Indicators Up 0.1%. // Bond Buyer;8/19/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32200, p2
Reports on the growth of the composite index of leading economic indicators in July 2005 in the United States, according to the Conference Board. Comparison to June; Coincident index and lagging index.
- N.H. economy should continue to make progress in '05. Magan, Robert // New Hampshire Business Review;12/24/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 27, p20A
This article reports that as the end of 2004 draws near, it is a fitting time to take stock of the past year's events and make some predictions for what one can expect to happen in the New Hampshire during 2005. Real gross domestic product is expected to expand by 3 percent next year, which...
- The Case for Making Economic Forecasts. Weidenbaum, Murray L. // Challenge (05775132);Jul/Aug86, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p54
This article discusses the accuracy of economic forecasting, specifically in relation to the U.S. Modern computers generate numbers far more rapidly than one can use them for making economic predictions. These short-term estimates are often both misleading to the users and destructive to the...