Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey – Philadelphia Fed

This is the highest rated predictor of the state of the economy as measured by GDP.

Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey

Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey – monthly survey of Third District manufacturers – Philadelphia Fed.

 

 

I found it in Charles Kirk’s Weekender (on Flipboard).  He linked to an article from Business Insider.  It compares the predictive value of this index with a number of others.

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