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  • Economic Forecast for Q2: What to expect

    US OUTLOOK FOR 2017The US economy is growing, and surveys are showing increased optimism from both consumers and small businesses.  Total Construction Spending rose 4.5% in 2016 and Disposable Income saw a 3.9% gain, positive signs of a healthy economy.  Most of this momentum should carry forward through the next quarter, as Retail Sales numbers are already showing a good start to the year.While many signs are positive right now, there are still some concerning trends in new home-build...  Read More...

  • NIBCO Economic Forecast

    2015 has been a relatively good year for the US economy. The unemployment rate has fallen to 5.0%, which by most measures is near full employment. Consumers have seen unusually strong relief from inflation, as falling has prices and generally flat food costs have kept more money in the homeowner's pocket.For the professional contractor, the combination of stronger job market and low inflation means that customers are more likely to be open to investing in new landscape projects and services....  Read More...