economic

Government, Business

Economists See No Repeat for Strong 2018 Job Gains

Worker Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

The final report for 2018 is forecast to show employers added 180,000 jobs in December to cap a 2.45 million annual increase, the most since 2015 — but the monthly estimate is the lowest median projection since last January.

Jeff Kearns | Bloomberg News
January 3, 2019
Perspective

Opinion: Times Are Good, but Our Industry Can't Rest

It is a great time to be in trucking. Signs demonstrating the strength of our industry and economy are everywhere.

Chris Spear | President and CEO, American Trucking Associations
October 26, 2018
Government, Business

Leading Economic Indicator Index Gain Points to 2Q Rebound

An index of U.S. leading indicators increased in March by the most in four months, a sign the economic expansion will strengthen following harsh winter weather.

Bloomberg News
April 21, 2014
Government, Business

Leading Indicator Index Rises in November

An index of leading economic indicators increased 0.8% in November after a 0.1% rise in October, the New York-based Conference Board said Dec. 19.

Transport Topics
December 19, 2013
Government, Business

Leading Economic Indicators Rise 0.2%

An index of leading economic indicators rose 0.2% in October, the New York-based Conference Board said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
December 20, 2012
Government, Business

Leading Economic Indicators Rise 0.2%

An index of leading economic indicators rose 0.2% in October, the New York-based Conference Board said Wednesday.

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November 21, 2012
Government, Business

Leading Economic Indicators Post Biggest Gain in Seven Months

An index of leading economic indicators rose 0.6% in September, the most in seven months, the New York-based Conference Board said Thursday.

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October 18, 2012
Government, Business

Leading Indicators Rise in December

An index of leading economic indicators rose in December for a third straight month, the New York-based Conference Board said Thursday.

Transport Topics
February 17, 2012
Government, Business

Leading Economic Indicators Rise Again

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

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December 22, 2011
Government, Business

Economic Indicators Take Biggest Jump in Eight Months

An index of leading economic indicators by the most in eight months, the New York-based Conference Board said Friday.

Transport Topics
December 17, 2010

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