Posted February 22, 2021

Chicago Fed National Activity Index rises

Improvements in personal consumption-related indicators led an increase in the Chicago Fed National Activity Index to +0.66 in January from +0.41 in December.

All four broad categories of indicators used to construct the index made positive contributions in January, but three categories decreased from December.

The index’s three-month moving average decreased to +0.47 in January from +0.60 in December.

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