North American business confidence indices gain ground in October

By Plant Engineering Staff October 27, 2006

expansion, the latest results suggest that the rate of deterioration in business conditions slowed appreciably during October relative to the prior month.
gust’s low.
nearly eight points to 60. The future conditions index for Latin America rose to 60.7 from 53.6 a month ago, but indicators for Europe and the Asia/Pacific region were off from a month ago at 50 and 66.7, respectively.