Green shoots are proliferating in gardens across America, but for some forecasters it already looks like the end of summer. A few are even hinting at recession by year-end. That’s highly unlikely.
Following is the text of the U.S. leading economic indicators from the Conference Board.
The index of U.S. leading indicators rose more than forecast in February, a sign the world’s largest economy will strengthen after a weather-induced slowdown in the first quarter.
The index of U.S. leading economic indicators rose in September by the most in seven months, boosted in part by a jump in permits for home construction that’s helping underpin the expansion.
"The short-term outlook is getting brighter and the economy continues to build momentum."
- Ataman Ozyildirim on Jan 23, 2015