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Review Notes 

Small Business Economic Trends

What Is It: An important report that tells us how confident small companies are about the economy, and how that will affect their own future business plans.

Most Current News Release on the Internet:

Release Time: 7:30 a.m. (ET); released the second Tuesday of each month and contains observations made during the previous month

Frequency: Monthly.

Source: National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB).”

Via -Bernard Baumohl. “The Secrets of Economic Indicators


  • Index rose by 3.7 points to 107.5 (est. 104), highest in monthly data back to 1986; highest since 3Q 1983 when looking at earlier quarterly figures
  • Net 48% expect better business conditions in next six months, biggest share since January and up from 32% a month earlier
  • Net 34% expect higher sales, largest share since Oct. 2005 and up from 21% in Sept.

The small-business optimism index showed all but two of the 10 components increased from a month earlier, including a record net 24 percent share of small-business owners who said they plan to add jobs. Construction, manufacturing and professional services registered notable increases in planned hiring. The figures indicate the recent solid pace of job growth will be sustained and help extend the economic expansion.

Via Bloomberg



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