Usa, in calo leading indicator economico in agosto

giovedì 20 settembre 2012 16:26
 

Sept 20 (Reuters) - The Conference Board index of leading,
coincident and lagging indicators (2004=100) and percent changes
from previous months, seasonally adjusted.            

   Indicators:  Index    Aug  July  (Prev) June  (Prev)  
   Leading       95.7   -0.1   0.5    0.4  -0.5   -0.4  
   Coincident   104.7    0.1   0.3    0.3  -0.2    0.2  
   Lagging      116.5    0.2   0.3    0.4   0.3    0.1  
    
    Following are components of the index of leading indicators
with net contributions to monthly changes.       

                            Aug   July  (Prev)  June  (Prev) 
  Average Workweek        -0.07   unch   unch   unch   0.07 
  Initial Jobless Claims  -0.05   0.18   0.18  -0.07  -0.07 
  Consumer Goods Orders   -0.01   0.29   0.02  -0.13  -0.10 
  New Orders Index        -0.17  -0.15  -0.15  -0.16  -0.16 
  Nondef Cap ex-aircraft   0.10  -0.15   0.03  -0.11  -0.07 
  Building Permits        -0.03   0.18   0.18  -0.08  -0.08 
  Stock Prices             0.12   0.10   0.10  -0.05  -0.05 
  Leading Credit Index     0.08   0.03   0.05   0.04   0.04 
  Treasury Yield Curve     0.17   0.15   0.15   0.16   0.16 
  Consumer Expectations   -0.15  -0.11  -0.10  -0.12  -0.12 

    FORECAST: 
    Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast: 
    U.S. Aug leading indicators -0.1 pct