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Chicago Fed: “Index suggests economic growth rebounded in March”

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] Led by improvements in indicators related to production and personal consumption and housing, the Chicago Fed  National Activity Index (CFNAI) rose to +1.71 in March from –1.20 in February. All four broad categories of indicators used to construct the index made positive contributions in March, and all four categories improved from  February. The index’s three-month moving average, CFNAI-MA3, increased to +0.54 in March from +0.07 in February.

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Led by improvements in indicators related to production and personal consumption and housing, the Chicago Fed  National Activity Index (CFNAI) rose to +1.71 in March from –1.20 in February. All four broad categories of indicators used to construct the index made positive contributions in March, and all four categories improved from  February. The index’s three-month moving average, CFNAI-MA3, increased to +0.54 in March from +0.07 in February.

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