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Comerica Bank’s Arizona Index Stable

Comerica Bank’s Arizona Economic Activity Index dipped 0.3 percentage points in March to a level of 112.3. March’s index reading is 35 points, or 46 percent, above the index cyclical low of 77.0. The index averaged 110.3 points for all … Continue reading

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Arizona Economy On Positive Course Despite Q1 Slow Down

Revised Arizona payroll employment data were mixed. Starting with the positive, the Bureau of Labor Statistics annual revision indicated that Arizona added 69,700 jobs last year. This is twice the amount of jobs in 2016 than the original data implied. … Continue reading

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Comerica Bank’s Arizona Index Inched Up in February

Comerica Bank’s Arizona Economic Activity Index grew 0.2 percentage points in February to a level of 112.6. February’s index reading is 36 points, or 46 percent, above the index cyclical low of 77.0. The index averaged 110.3 points for all … Continue reading

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Comerica Bank’s Arizona Index Eases

Comerica Bank’s Arizona Economic Activity Index declined 0.2 percentage points in January to a level of 112.3. January’s index reading is 35 points, or 46 percent, above the index cyclical low of 77.0. The index averaged 110.3 points for all … Continue reading

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Comerica Bank’s Arizona Index Improves

Comerica Bank’s Arizona Economic Activity Index increased in December, up 0.5 percentage points to a level of 112.1. December’s index reading is 35 points, or 46 percent, above the index cyclical low of 77.0. The index averaged 110.2 points for … Continue reading

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Arizona’s Economy Will Catch a Tailwind

Recently released data from the Census Bureau indicate that net migration into Arizona has been stronger than previously estimated. This is a positive sign for the state’s private services and housing sector activity outlook for 2017. An increasing population has … Continue reading

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Comerica Bank’s Arizona Index Ticks Up

Comerica Bank’s Arizona Economic Activity Index increased in November, up 0.7 percentage points to a level of 111.7. November’s index reading is 35 points, or 45 percent, above the index cyclical low of 77.0. The index averaged 106.9 points for … Continue reading

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Comerica Bank’s Arizona Index Continues to Improve

Comerica Bank’s Arizona Economic Activity Index was up 0.2 percentage points in October to a level of 111.0. October’s index reading is 34 points, or 44 percent, above the index cyclical low of 77.0. The index averaged 106.9 points for … Continue reading

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Comerica Bank’s Arizona Index Steadily Gaining

Comerica Bank’s Arizona Economic Activity Index increased 0.3 percentage points in September to a level of 110.8. September’s index reading is 34 points, or 44 percent, above the index cyclical low of 77.0. The index averaged 106.9 points for all … Continue reading

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Arizona Addresses Poverty and Education

Arizona’s economic rebound in the second half of the year has been more muted than originally thought. Arizona job growth continues to move in the right direction, but recent data has us dialing back our expectations for next year. Construction … Continue reading

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