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Leading Indicators  
Released On 12/21/2017 10:00:00 AM For Nov, 2017
PriorConsensusConsensus Range
Leading Indicators - M/M change1.2 %0.3 %0.0 % to 0.4 %

Recent History Of This Indicator
Hurricane effects on unemployment claims and the factory workweek made for volatility in the index of leading economic indicators which surged 1.2 percent in October after posting only a 0.1 percent gain in September. Forecasters see the index returning back to steady growth at a consensus of 0.3 percent for December.

Definition
The index of leading economic indicators is a composite of 10 forward-looking components including building permits, new factory orders, and unemployment claims. The report attempts to predict general economic conditions six months out.  Why Investors Care
 

2017 Release Schedule
Released On: 1/262/173/174/205/186/227/208/178/179/2110/1911/2012/21
Release For: DecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulJulAugSepOctNov
 


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