Tagged: mid-america business conditions index

Midwest Economic Survey Shows Improvement in November

by Associated Press 12/1/2016 6:51 am

A monthly survey of business supply managers shows improvement but still reflects relatively weak economic conditions in nine Midwest and Plains states.

Midwest Economic Survey Suggests Slowdown to Continue

by Associated Press 11/1/2016 7:03 am

A monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy will continue slowing in nine Midwest and Plains states, in part because of manufacturing weakness.

Survey Suggests Economy Will Remain Weak in Midwest, Plains

by Associated Press 10/3/2016 6:53 am

A monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy will continue slowing in nine Midwest and Plains states because of weakness in agriculture and energy businesses.

July Survey Suggests Economic Slowdown Ahead for Midwest

by Associated Press 8/3/2015 7:34 am

A July survey suggests there will be slow to no economic growth over the next three to six months in nine Midwest and Plains states.

June Economic Report Affirms Slow Growth Ahead in Midwest

by Associated Press 7/1/2015 7:47 am

Data from a June survey echo previous signs that slower economic growth likely lays ahead for nine Midwestern and Plains states, according to a report released Wednesday.

April Economic Report Suggests Slow Growth Ahead in Midwest

by Associated Press 5/1/2015 7:33 am

A new monthly survey report says April results suggest that slow economic growth remains ahead for nine Midwestern and Plains states.

Economic Report Points to Slow Growth in Midwest, Plains

by Associated Press 4/1/2015 7:01 am

A new report suggests slow economic growth is ahead for nine Midwestern and Plains states.

February Report: Economic Growth Likely in Midwest, Plains

by Associated Press 3/2/2015 7:18 am

A new report suggests economic growth is ahead for nine Midwestern and Plains states.

Report: Midwest Economic Index Rose Slightly in January

by Associated Press 2/2/2015 7:54 am

A new report says a monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains rose slightly in January.

Report Shows Improved Midwest Economic Outlook

by Associated Press 1/2/2015 8:52 am

Falling grain and fuel prices have hurt businesses tied to those industries, but have helped consumers open their pocketbooks, leading to an improved economic outlook for nine Midwestern and Plains states, according to a monthly report released Friday.

Outlook on Manufacturing Positive, Still Short of Pre-Recession Levels

by Lee Hogan 12/12/2014 10:51 am

All indications show the manufacturing sector is improving in Arkansas, but there is still a ways to go before it reaches the pre-recession levels.

Report: Arkansas Manufacturing Won't Rebound Before 2015

by Associated Press 12/1/2014 8:17 am

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains has dipped again.

Report: Midwest Economic Index Drops Again

by Associated Press 11/3/2014 8:17 am

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains has dropped again. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss oversees the survey, and he says sharp declines in grain and crude oil prices drove down the overall index for the month. He says the index figure points to slow economic gains ahead.

Report: Midwest Economic Index Drops in September

by Associated Press 10/1/2014 8:32 am

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states dropped in September, suggesting slowing economic growth in the months ahead.

Report: Midwest Economic Index Inched Up in August

by Associated Press 9/2/2014 7:28 am

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states rose slightly in August, suggesting growth is ahead.

Report: Midwest Economic Index Slumped in July

by Associated Press 8/1/2014 8:12 am

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has slumped after hitting a three-year high a month earlier.

About That Gubernatorial Race (Blake Rutherford On Politics)

by Blake Rutherford 7/16/2014 2:16 pm

Mike Ross has staked his gubernatorial hopes on playbook Gov. Mike Beebe devised eight years ago. Will it be enough to lead the Democratic hopeful to victory in November?

Midwest Economic Index Inches Up Again

by Associated Press 6/2/2014 10:30 am

A monthly economic index for nine Midwestern and Plains states inched up in May, suggesting healthy economic growth is coming over the next three to six months, according to a report released Monday.

Economist Expects Arkansas Manufacturer to Add Jobs at 'Healthy Pace'

by Associated Press 4/1/2014 7:24 am

A monthly economic index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has risen slightly, suggesting economic growth over the next three to six months.

Midwest Economic Survey Index Drops Slightly

by Associated Press 3/3/2014 8:48 am

A monthly economic index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has dropped slightly but still suggests growth over the next three to six months.