indicators
Business

Leading Economic Indicators Climb Less Than Forecast in March

The index of U.S. leading economic indicators increased less than forecast in March, restrained by a drop in building permits.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
April 21, 2016
Business

Leading Indicators Increase by Most in Four Months

The index of U.S. leading economic indicators rose in October by the most in four months as still-low interest rates, rising stock prices and an increase in building permits signaled the economy will strengthen.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
November 19, 2015
Business

Leading Indicators Climb More Than Forecast in June

The index of U.S. leading economic indicators increased more than forecast in June as historically low borrowing costs and a rebound in housing propelled growth.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
July 23, 2015
Business

LEI Index Rises by Most in Nine Months

The index of U.S. leading economic indicators rose in April by the most in nine months, a sign of vitality in the world’s largest economy.

Nina Glinski | Bloomberg News
May 21, 2015
Business

Leading Indicators Rise Less Than Forecast in March

The index of U.S. leading economic indicators rose less than forecast in March, indicating the world’s largest economy will have difficulty gaining traction after a first-quarter slowdown.

Bloomberg News
April 17, 2015
Business

Leading Indicators Rise at Slower Pace as Factory Orders, Building Permits Decline

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The index of U.S. leading indicators rose at a slower pace in January, restrained by declines in building permits and factory orders that signal a slower pace of growth.

Nina Glinski | Bloomberg News
February 19, 2015
Business

Leading Indicators Index Shows Economy to Keep Growing

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The index of U.S. leading indicators accelerated in September, signaling the world’s largest economy will keep expanding into 2015.

Bloomberg News
October 23, 2014
Business

Leading Economic Indicators Increase 0.2% in August

The Conference Board’s index of U.S. leading economic indicators, a gauge of the outlook for the next three to six months, climbed 0.2% in August after increasing 1.1% the prior month, the New York-based group said.

Bloomberg News
September 19, 2014
Government, Business

Leading Economic Indicators Index Increased 0.3% in June

The index of U.S. leading indicators rose in June, showing the economy continues to gain momentum following a slowdown at the start of 2014.

Bloomberg News
July 18, 2014
Business

Leading Economic Indicators Rise for Fourth Month

The index of U.S. leading indicators rose in May for the fourth straight month, showing the economy will gain momentum after a slowdown at the start of 2014.

Bloomberg News
June 19, 2014

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