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Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the Euro Area Increased The index increased for a third consecutive month suggesting the European economy will continue to improve in the first half of the year Thu, 26 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5400 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5400 Press: The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® Declines Index Still Remains at Pre-Recession Levels Tue, 24 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5397 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5397 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Was Unchanged In the second half of 2014, the leading economic index grew by 0.9 percent, up from 0.1 percent over the previous six months. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5395 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5395 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Germany Increased New orders of investment goods industries and the stock price index made the largest positive contributions. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5396 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5396 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas, Fell in January The index now stands at 93.6, following a 0.2 percent decline in December and a 1.4 percent decline in November. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5394 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5394 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the U.S. Increased Short-Term Outlook Looks Positive, but Downside Risks Exist Thu, 19 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5393 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5393 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Increased Six of the eight components contributed positively to the index in January. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5392 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5392 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Australia Increased Rural goods exports making the largest positive contribution. Tue, 17 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5391 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5391 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. Large positive contributions from order book volume and the yield spread more than offset negative contributions from the volume of expected output, stock prices, and consumer confidence. Fri, 13 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5389 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5389 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased Three of the six components contributed positively to the index in January. Thu, 12 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5388 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5388 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Spain Increased Large positive contributions from the order books survey and the long-term government bond yield (inverted) offset negative contributions from the capital equipment component of industrial production. Wed, 11 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5384 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5384 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Korea Declined Despite this month’s decline, the leading economic index grew by 0.8 percent in the second half of 2014. Wed, 11 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5386 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5386 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Japan Decreased Despite December’s decline, the leading economic index rose 0.9 percent (about a 1.8 percent annual rate) from July to December 2014. Wed, 11 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5387 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5387 Press: The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased in January Gains Extend into the New Year Mon, 09 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5383 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5383 Press: Employment Situation Commentary Released Today Comment on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation Report by Gad Levanon, Managing Director, Economic Outlook & Labor Markets, The Conference Board Fri, 06 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5381 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5381 Press: Online Labor Demand Increased 150,400 in January 2015 starts with widespread increases in labor demand across States and MSAs Wed, 04 Feb 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5380 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5380 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the Euro Area Increased Again The Euro Area Leading Economic Index continues to signal slow growth in the short-term outlook. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5377 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5377 Press: Consumer Keeps Leading the U.S. Economy in Fourth Quarter Comment on Q4 GDP by Gad Levanon, Managing Director, Macroeconomic and Labor Market Research Fri, 30 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5379 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5379 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Australia Increased Between May and November 2014, the leading economic index declined 0.6 percent Wed, 28 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5374 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5374 Press: New Housing Report by The Demand Institute Reinforces the Importance of Location Three of every four movers report a location-related reason for moving; more than 80 percent cite safe neighborhoods as the top location consideration. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5376 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5376 Press: Economic Release Postponement The release will be available on Friday, January 30 at 4:00 AM ET. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5378 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5378 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Remained Unchanged Between May and November 2014, the leading economic index increased 0.9 percent. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5373 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5373 Press: The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® Increased Sharply At Highest Levels Since August 2007 Tue, 27 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5375 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5375 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased in December Five of the six components contributed positively to the index in December. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5372 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5372 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the U.S. Increased Again Short-Term Outlook Remains Bright, as Economy Continues to Build Momentum Fri, 23 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5370 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5370 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Decreased in December Two of the eight components contributed positively to the index in December. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5369 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5369 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas, Held Steady After months of decline, December’s zero growth in the LEI and CEI may be a sign that the economy is stabilizing. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5367 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5367 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Germany Increased In the six-month period ending in November 2014, the leading economic index declined 1.6 percent. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5368 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5368 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Spain Increased Between May and November 2014, the leading economic index advanced 1.4 percent. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5364 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5364 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Mexico Declined Despite some improvement in the construction sector, oil prices continued to fall and contributed largely to the decline in the index this month. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5366 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5366