U.S. Economic Summary – October 2014

“The LEI picked up in September, after no change in August, and the strengths among its components have been very widespread over the past six months,” said Ataman Ozyildirim, Economist at The Conference Board. “The outlook for improving employment and further income growth are expected to support the moderate expansion in the U.S economy for the remainder of the year.” – Conference Board

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•       “The Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for the U.S. Increased in September” – www.conference-board.org 10/23/14

•       “The Employment Situation Summary” – www.bls.gov 10/03/14

•       “Advance Report on Durable Goods Manufacturers’ Shipments, Inventories and Orders September 2014” – www.census.gov 10/28/14

•       “The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Rebounds” – www.conference-board.org 10/28/14

•       “September 2014 Non-Manufacturing ISM Report on Business” – www.ism.ws 10/03/14

•       “September 2014 Manufacturing ISM Report on Business” – www.ism.ws 10/01/14

•       “Advance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services” – www.census.gov 10/15/14

•       “New Residential Construction In September 2014” – www.census.gov 10/17/14