Usa, leading indicator marzo -0,1%, primo calo da agosto

giovedì 18 aprile 2013 16:05
 

18 aprile (Reuters) - The Conference Board index of leading, coincident and lagging
indicators (2004=100) and percent changes from previous months, seasonally adjusted.            

   Indicators:  Index  March   Feb  (Prev)  Jan  (Prev)  
   Leading       94.7   -0.1   0.5    0.5   0.5     0.4  
   Coincident   105.2   -0.1   0.5   -1.0  -1.1     0.9  
   Lagging      118.6    0.3   0.0    1.6   1.7     0.0 

    Following are components of the index of leading indicators with net contributions to
monthly changes.       

                          March    Feb  (Prev)   Jan  (Prev) 
  Average Workweek        -0.07   0.13  -0.07  -0.07   0.13 
  Initial Jobless Claims  -0.04   0.06   0.07   0.07   0.44 
  Consumer Goods Orders    0.01   0.03   0.02   0.05  -0.10 
  New Orders Index        -0.08   0.05  -0.04  -0.04  -0.12 
  Nondef Cap ex-aircraft   0.02  -0.13   0.27   0.25  -0.03 
  Building Permits        -0.13   0.12  -0.02  -0.02   0.03 
  Stock Prices             0.10   0.08   0.16   0.16   0.08 
  Leading Credit Index     0.11   0.12   0.17   0.17   0.10 
  Treasury Yield Curve     0.20   0.20   0.19   0.19   0.17 
  Consumer Expectations   -0.14  -0.09  -0.14  -0.14  -0.15 

    FORECAST: 
    Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast: 
    U.S. March leading indicators +0.1 pct