The Sales Managers Index: United States of America The First Data on Economic Activity Levels in the United States - Every Month Released: 22 July 2019 Canary in the Coalmine: US Sales Managers Index at 29 Month Low Headline Sales Managers' Index at 29 month low Market Growth Index at 30 month low Staffing Index falls to 33 month low Business Confidence Index falls for third successive month The absolute numbers of the Headline SMI, Business Confidence, Market and Sales Growth Indexes remain relatively high (all in the 53+ region; with Business Confidence still very high at 57.0, indicating plenty of animal spirits still alive and kicking). However, the downward direction of most of the Indexes suggest strongly that the best days of the current decade long boom in economic activity are likely to be behind us. The canary certainly hasn't died. But it is starting to look more than a little jaded... The probability of recession in the US economy continues to increase. United States: Headline Sales Managers’ Index (SMI excl. Prices Charged) The Headline Sales Managers' Index (SMI) - a composite indicator designed to provide the most up-to-date assessment of business activity. Access United States SMI Charts & Data INDEXES AVAILABLE: HEADLINE SALES MANAGERS’ INDEX (SMI) BUSINESS CONFIDENCE INDEX MARKET GROWTH INDEX SALES GROWTH INDEX PRICES CHARGED INDEX STAFFING LEVELS INDEX CURRENCY STRENGTH INDEX PROFIT MARGINS INDEX LEARN MORE... Journalists can access the data and charts on request Order US Sales Managers Data online now Also See China All-Sector SMI China Manufacturing SMI China Services SMI India All-Sector SMI Mongolia All-Sector SMI United States All-Sector SMI About The Sales Managers Index Full SMI Database Access Your contact details: First name: Last name: Company name: Telephone: Business email: World Economics will contact you by phone or email regarding our SMI's.