Economic Optimism Index Hits New 10 Year High

Americans are even more optimistic about their economic futures than they were following the U.S. presidential election.  In a recent poll released by IBD/TIPP, the Economic Optimism Index hit 56.4 — equal to its level back in October 2004.  Also notable poll results are Americans’ confidence in their own personal financial outlooks and confidence in new Federal policies.  To…

Trump’s election has big effect on Americans’ economic optimism

A highly regarded polling firm released new data today confirming what the stock market has been saying since the US presidential election: Americans are very optimistic on their economic futures.  The poll, released by IBD/Tipp, who have the best track record predicting recent presidential elections, reported today that their Economic Optimism Index rose to 54.8%…