Transport Topics Online  
The Newspaper of Trucking and Freight Transportation
Welcome  Guest  Log In         
1/24/2013 10:15:00 AM Write a Letter to the Editor Write a letter to the Editor

Leading Economic Indicators Rise 0.5%

An index of leading economic indicators rose 0.5% in December, the New York-based Conference Board said Thursday.

The rise followed a 0.2% drop in November. Economists had forecast a 0.4% rise, Bloomberg News reported.

The LEI is closely watched by trucking companies because it forecasts business activity for the next three to six months.

By Transport Topics

Follow Transport Topics on Subscribe to get up to the minute news briefs and more from our feeds. RSS Twitter Twitter Facebook Facebook

© 2013, Transport Topics Publishing Group. All rights reserved.


  RELATED ARTICLES

 
LATEST NEWS



 
LATEST JOBS
Follow Us

Newsletters

TTExpress
This free daily newsletter delivers the latest headlines.

TT Executive Suite
This subscriber-only newsletter program tailors your news.

Services

Advertising

EMU
iTech
© American Trucking Associations, Inc., All Rights Reserved TTNews.com Privacy Statement