3Q 2009 Economic Outlook Update™ Available Soon!

The 3Q 2009 Economic Outlook Update™ will be available for download on November 15th. BVR compiles expensive research from many sources into one convenient – and cost effective – resource. We do the research so you don’t have to waste your time or money—just drop our analysis and charts into your valuation report.

Here is a sampling from our upcoming report:

Business spending, also known as nonresidential fixed investment, continued to drop during the third quarter of 2009, decreasing at a rate of 2.5%. The third quarter’s decline is much less severe than last quarter’s decline of 9.6%, and the first quarter of 2009’s large drop of 39.2%. In 2008, business spending grew by 1.6%, compared to increases of 6.2% in 2007 and 7.9% in 2006. Business spending on structures (nonresidential structures) decreased 9.0% this quarter after decreasing 17.3% last quarter. Business expenditures on equipment and software increased by an annual rate of 1.1%—the first increase since the fourth quarter of 2007

The EOU is available in Word, Excel and PDF formats and includes short-term and long-term forecasts. A subscription also includes all historic issues, dating back more than six years. Download the 1Q 2008 issue for free!