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USD, United States Dollar

Leading Economic Index

Country: United States
Sector: Business
Medium -0.2% 0.4%
0.4%
Last release Importance Actual Forecast
Previous
0.4%
-0.2%
Next release Actual Forecast
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Leading Economic Index is a composite index based on a number of leading US macroeconomic indices. It smooths out the volatility of individual components and identifies the overall direction of the economy.

The indicator includes 10 indices describing the labor market, industrial production, real estate market, credit sector, currency regulation and consumer sentiment.

The indicator is used to forecast the economy development. Figures above expectations are seen as positive for the USD.

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Date (GMT)
Reference
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Sep 2017
-0.2%
0.4%
0.4%
Aug 2017
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
Jul 2017
0.3%
0.4%
0.6%
Jun 2017
0.6%
0.3%
0.2% Revised from 0.3%
May 2017
0.3%
0.3%
0.2% Revised from 0.3%
Apr 2017
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
Apr 2017
N/D
0.4%
Mar 2017
0.4%
0.5%
Mar 2017
N/D
Feb 2017
N/D
0.6%