TITLE

Composite LEI Falls 0.1% in March

PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/20/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32364, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 0.1 percent decrease in the composite index of leading economic indicators (LEI) in the U.S. in March 2006. Economists surveyed by IFR Markets had predicted that LEI would show a gain of 0.1 percent in March. The leading index stands at 134.8 with 1996 equaling 100. In the six months through March 2006, the leading index has risen by 1.9 percent.
ACCESSION #
20597531

 

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