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What Do I Expect From the BEA Q3 GDP Report?

On October 29, BEA will report its Q3 GDP results of the U.S.  It is widely speculated that Q3 GDP should grow at 2.0% rate.  But the direct reading from the CMI weighted index points to a contraction of 2.0%.  Using the … Continue reading

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My Discussions with President Rick Davis of CMI About Consumer Metrics Daily Growth Index VS BEA GDP‏

Rick Davis,   Thank you for your reply with some discussions of CMI index.  By using your index to predict the Q2/2010 BEA GDP, I expect 1.6% contraction but BEA report it as 1.7% expansion.  When looking through your methodology I believe your index still an excellent gauge … Continue reading

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