The National Customer Satisfaction Index (NCSI) can be used as a leading indicator
predicting stock index and unemployment rates in advance, given they are correlative, according to the Korea Productivity Center (KPC) surveying one of Korea's major consumer satisfaction indexes.
However, seven of the eight components that make up New Hampshire's Leading Indicator
had a positive contribution in May: unemployment claims, building permits, exports, consumer expectations (regional), stock prices (national), interest rate spread and technology index (national).
The solid black lines indicate that the data point in the preceding box is a primary leading indicator
for the data point in the following box.
Summary: The prospects for the world's major developed economies improved further in July according to a monthly leading indicator
of growth compiled by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, or OECD, while emerging markets continued to lose steam.
On its website ECRI makes this telling statement: "Unlike mainstream economists, who base their forecasts on econometric models, we have developed a robust leading indicator
approach which is unrivalled in accurately calling turning points in economic growth and inflation worldwide.
Summary: The KOF Swiss leading indicator
rose more-than-expected in August to reach a nine-month high as the government took unprecedented steps to stimulate the.
The Paris-based forecaster said its leading indicator
measure for the UK rose by 0.
Specifically, the forecast relies on a smoothed, six month average calculation of the Leading Indicator
, which shows a rate of growth of 6.
As defined by the group, a leading indicator
is "a measure for evaluating the effectiveness of how a specific activity is applied on a program in a manner that provides information about impacts that are likely to affect the system performance objectives.
The index is a leading indicator
increase in the nation, 9.
In this paper we used the P-star model to calculate the leading indicator
of inflation, and also to test the forecasting performance of the P-star model-based leading indicator
NTC Research said its leading indicator
rose to 102.