Key U.S. Macroeconomic News Summarized In A Single Number

Index Coverage

News on current U.S. macroeconomic conditions from leading business wires.

Industry News

Industry-related releases from the Federal Reserve, Manufacturers’ Alliance, Institute of Supply Management and many other sources on industrial conditions such as industrial output, durable goods orders and non-farm productivity.

Housing & Building News

Housing and construction-related news from the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Association of Home Builders, National Association of Realtors and many other sources on the state of the U.S. housing market and home-building.

Labor Market News

Employment-related news releases from agencies of the U.S. Department of Labor and other sources relating to key indicators such as national labor force, participation rates, employment and unemployment rates, non-farm payrolls, job openings and labor turnover, as well as jobless claims reports.

Monetary News

News and information on prevailing monetary conditions including interest rate decisions by U.S. Federal Reserve, major debt issues and buy-backs, data on money stock and depository reserves, and other financial news items.

Energy Market News

News on the current state of global energy markets, including key carriers such as crude oil or LNG, demand and supply shifters such as natural and man-made distastes, and policy developments from sources such as the OPEC, IEA, U.S. U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve and U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Index Features

Intensity, Polarity and Volume of Key U.S. Macroeconomic News

In a single number, get a summary of intensity, polarity, and volume of key macroeconomic news that hits the wire, broken down by economic theme. The bigger the number, the more positive is the news.

Rely on careful and detailed review of over 22,000 newswire releases by our team of qualified economic analysts working with world-class sources of economic news such as the Reuters Newswires and the Dow Jones Energy Service.

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Our Expertise

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Dr Ivan Medovikov

Index Development
Dr Medovikov is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics, Brock University. He teaches and conducts active research in areas of financial econometrics, nonparametric statistics, and empirical finance, and has developed the Macroeconomic News Index. In addition to his academic work, Dr Medovikov has active relationships with the financial industry, particularly in areas of asset management.
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Dr Bradley McLean

Business Development
Dr. Bradley McLean is the Senior Technology Transfer Officer at Brock University facilitating the commercialization of the university’s research and intellectual property. Brad has a decade of experience in the biotech industry developing and commercializing cancer therapeutics and molecular diagnostic tests.