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Labor Market Conditions Index  
Released On 5/8/2017 10:00:00 AM For Apr, 2017
PriorPrior RevisedActual
Level0.4 3.6 3.5 

Highlights
Upward revisions are the surprise for the labor market conditions index where prior readings this year have been revised 2 points and higher. The first reading for April is 3.5 with March upgraded to 3.6 from 0.4 and February and January showing similar revisions to 3.2 and 2.3 respectively. This year's run, though still moderate, is now the best in 2 years. This index tracks a wide range of employment statistics including wages which have been soft compared to labor growth.

Definition
The Labor Market Conditions Index is an experimental indicator compiled by the Federal Reserve to track labor market activity. It is a broad composite with 19 components.  Why Investors Care
 

2017 Release Schedule
Released On: 1/92/63/134/105/86/57/108/79/510/912/11
Release For: DecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepSep
 


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