The NFIB Small Business Optimism Index in the United States increased to 98.2 in March of 2021, the highest in 4 months, from 95.8 in February. The uncertainty index also increased to 81 from 75 which was the lowest since April last year. "Main Street is doing better as state and local restrictions are eased, but finding qualified labour is a critical issue for small businesses nationwide. However, owners remain determined to hire workers and grow their business", NFIB said. source: National Federation of Independent Business
NFIB Business Optimism Index in the United States averaged 98.39 points from 1975 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 108.80 points in August of 2018 and a record low of 80.10 points in April of 1980. This page provides - United States Nfib Business Optimism Index - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Nfib Business Optimism Index - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2021.
NFIB Business Optimism Index in the United States is expected to be 104.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate NFIB Business Optimism Index in the United States to stand at 99.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Nfib Business Optimism Index is projected to trend around 102.00 points in 2022, according to our econometric models.