NFIB Small Business Optimism Index (October 2016)
– level 94.9. Previous was 94.1
Redbook Chain Store Sales (week ended 11/5/2016)
– Store Sales year/year +0.7%. Previous was +0.6%
JOLTS (September 2016)
– Job Openings 5,486,000. Previous was 5,453,000.
JOLTS stands for Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey. This is a broad measure of job availability.