Real Time US Leading Indicators
Short-term adjustments, decision-making and policy design
rely heavily on measuring and tracking both present
conditions and changes in direction of business activity.
Indicator agility was the goal in building
US Leading Indicator,
for the US economy. As a result,
eLEI provides a unique
real-data and real-time predictive intelligence tool useful
to our clients. Five key advantages make
eLEI an indispensable
tool for short-term predictions:
It is fast
available the first business day of each month providing a
reading of the previous month, just hours after the month’s
It is factual
All data of all components comprising
eLEI are real,
complete and never revised.
It is modern
two ‘new’ components covering the areas of technology and
globalization that undoubtedly have been driving the U.S.
has a ‘natural’ two to three month leading advantage over
the untimely traditional leading indices.
It is reliable
Back-tested it to 1959, eLEI
predicts turning points for the US business cycle as good as
the traditional leading indicators offered by the
Conference Board and