The Sales Managers Index: United States of America The First Data on Economic Activity Levels in the United States - Every Month Released: 22 January 2019 U.S. Business Confidence Has Fallen to a 25 Month Low in January ...and longer term trends since the China trade war got serious in mid-2018 all point down Sales Managers Headline Index remains way down on mid 2018 levels Sales Managers Growth Indexes remain positive but subdued There is no doubt that the US-China Trade War and other political factors have impacted on US Industry. Since mid-2018 most Sales Managers views have become progressively less bullish. While Consumers remain optimistic and continue to spend freely, Business Confidence and investment is waning and good hiring prospects no longer a given. Whilst economic activity as a whole continues to grow, parts of the manufacturing sector are starting to suffer. United States: Business Confidence Index The Business Confidence Index measures the level of optimism/pessimism among sales for future conditions. 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.