Leading Economic Indicators Rise for Seventh Month



Click Here!


 Updated:
2/17/2011 10:10:00 AM

An index of leading economic indicators rose in January the seventh straight monthly increase, the New York-based Conference Board said Thursday.

The 0.1% increase for followed December’s revised 0.8% gain, but was short of economists’ forecasts of a 0.2% rise, Bloomberg reported.

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

Click Here!




© 2010, Transport Topics Publishing Group. All rights reserved.

RELATED ARTICLES

Leading Economic Indicators Rise for Seventh Month (2/17/2011 10:10:00 AM)
December Truck Tonnage Grows 4.2% (1/31/2011 4:00:00 AM)
Leading Economic Indicators Jump in December (1/20/2011 10:15:00 AM)
Economic Indicators Take Biggest Jump in Eight Months (12/17/2010 10:45:00 AM)
Leading Economic Indicators Rise 0.5% (11/18/2010 10:30:00 AM)
Leading Indicators Rise for Third Month (10/21/2010 10:10:00 AM)
 
OTHER NEWS BRIEFS

Click Here!

JOIN OUR NEWSLETTER
We'll deliver tax strategies to your inbox from our CPA firm.
We hate spam. Your email address will not be sold or shared with anyone else.