Category: Industry

The Strongest- and Weakest-Performing Industries in Construction and Retail Trade

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) consolidates more than 700 industries into 20 sectors, ranging from manufacturing to wholesale trade to education services. While sector performance paints a broad picture of the health of industries, a closer look into a...

Q4 Macroeconomic Update: Persistent Growth Accompanies Policy Change

The fourth quarter of 2017 was characterized by high levels of consumer spending, strong growth in both residential and nonresidential investment and increased government spending at both the state and local levels. Additionally, rising rates of private fixed investment and surging...