Data Round-Up: Small Business Optimism Remains Strong, Hiring & Compensation Plans Elevated

posted by Michael Lewis on November 13, 2018

Found in US, categorized in Growth Outlook and Business Cycle

Tags: NFIB small business optimism index

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The NFIB’s headline optimism index was little changed at 107.4 in October. Since the 2016 presidential election, the NIFB index has been highly elevated (the membership leans heavily Republican).


FMI’s review of today’s October NFIB Small Business Optimism Index

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