Monthly Archives: October 2016

//October

LEI increased

LEI Increased 0.2% in September The Conference Board Leading Economic Index was released and shows the LEI increased 0.2 percent in September following a 0.2 percent decline in August. The US LEI increased in September, reversing the August decline, which together with the pickup in the six month growth rate suggests that the economy should [...]

2016-10-22T12:52:12+00:00A View|

88th Consecutive Month of Economic Growth

Overall Economy Grew for 88th Consecutive Month The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) issued its September 2016 Manufacturing ISM Report on Business and reports economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in September following a contraction in August and the overall economy grew for the 88th consecutive month. The report was issued by Bradley J. [...]

2016-10-07T19:09:30+00:00A View|

Consumer Confidence Increased

Consumer Confidence Increased for Second Consecutive Month The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index, which had increased in August, improved further in September. Consumer confidence increased in September for a second consecutive month and is now at its highest level since the recession.” GDP Increased in Q2 2016 Real gross domestic product increased at an annual [...]

2016-10-03T09:54:52+00:00A View|