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Econintersect Forecast: Improving Conditions in January 2012

Econintersect‘s January 2012 economic index shows underlying economic fundamentals have improved. The forecast remains for weak but with slowly improving economic growth – January’s growth is projected to be better better than December’s. As of 31 December 2011, there are … Continue reading

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December 2011 Economic Forecast Improved

Econintersect‘s December 2011 economic index shows the underlying economic fundamentals have begun to improve.  The forecast remains for weak but slowly improving economic growth.. As of 30 November 2011, there are no major recessionary elements in any of the coincident … Continue reading

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November 2011 Economic Forecast Continues to Show Weakening Growth

Economic weakness continues in Econintersect‘s November 2011 economic forecast but the underlying economic fundamentals remain more positive than negative. As of 31October2011, there are no major recessionary elements in any of the coincident data.  As detailed in Searching For a … Continue reading

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ECRI Calls Recession A Certainty – Our October 2011 Forecast Not Yet Recessionary

Our Economic Forecast is near contraction – but the last 2 months has shown marginally improving data. But ECRI has called a recession. Continue reading

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September 2011 Economic Forecast Shows Contraction

Econintersect is forecasting a slight contraction of the Main Street economy in September 2011. While continuing to expand in some areas, the economy is contracting in other areas. Where contraction is occurring, it is not severe in any one of our pulse points. But on the other hand, in the last two months, the total index has dropped over 1 point. This is much steeper than any other decline since the tracking point beginning in January 2000. Continue reading

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