- Optimism Index
In spite of slow economic activity and awful weather in a lot of the country, small business owners are finding reasons to hire and spend which is great news.
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Find the latest research, polls and information on critical small business trends, including NFIB’s well-known monthly Small Business Economic Trends report.
The Index of Small Business Optimism gained 0.1 points to reach 98.0, which is the long-term average including the Great Recession and the third highest reading since early 2007.