The composite index of Leading Economic Indicators slid 0.1% in August following a revised 0.5% rise in July, originally reported as a 0.4% increase, the Conference Board reported Thursday.

The coincident index grew 0.1% in August after an unrevised 0.3% gain in July, while the lagging index rose 0.2% after a revised 0.3% climb in July, initially reported as a 0.4% rise.

Subscribe Now

Independent and authoritative analysis and perspective for the bond buying industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.