Starting to see some Green Shoots of Optimism

May 20, 2020

Even though the economic data is still daunting, we are starting to see some signs of growth.  Here are some signs of that. Please feel free to call us if you have any questions.

Sources: First Trust Advisors, Department of Labor, Redbook Research, Box Office Mojo,  Association of American Railroads, American Iron and Steel Institute,  Hotel News Now, Opentable, Transportation Security Administration, Energy Information Administration

1 Data for level, year ago level, and month ago level are all YOY % changes.

2 Data is provided daily instead of weekly.

3 Data shows year-over-year seated diners at restaurants on the OpenTable network across all channels: online reservations, phone reservations, and walk-ins. % change month over month is the current reading minus the month ago reading.