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September Small Business Optimism Dives on Weak Sales Outlook

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for September tumbled by 2.3 percentage points from 105.3 in August to come in ...
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August Small Business Optimism Steady, Job Openings Slip

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for August rose 0.1 percentage points from 105.2 in July to come in at ...
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July Small Business Optimism Climbs, Pay Rises 3%

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for July rose 1.6 percentage points from 103.6 in June to come in at ...
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June Small Business Optimism Slips, Pay Dips 4%

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for June fell 0.9 percentage points from 104.5 in May to come in at ...
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January Small Business Optimism Ticks Higher, Wages Up 4%

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for January rose 0.1 point from 105.8 in December to come in at 105.9. ...
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Small Business Optimism Jumps to 12-Year High in December

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for December rose 7.4 points from 98.4 in November to come in at 105.8. ...
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Small Business Optimism Improves in October

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for October rose 0.8 point from 94.1 in September to come in at 94.9. ...
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Small Business Optimism Slips Again in September

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for September slipped 0.3 point from 94.4 in August to come in at 94.1. ...
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Small Business Optimism Dips in August

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for August slipped 0.2 points from 94.6 in July to come in at 94.4. ...
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Small Business Optimism Rises in June

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for June rose 0.7 point, from 93.8 in May to come in at 94.5. ...
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Small Business Optimism Up Slightly in May

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for May rose 0.2 point from 93.6 in April to come in at 93.8. ...
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Small Business Optimism Ticks Higher in April

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for April rose one point from 92.6 in March to come in at 93.6. The ...
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Small Business Optimism Ticks Down Again in March

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for March fell 0.3 point from 92.9 in February to come in at 92.6. ...
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Small Business Optimism Ticks Down in February

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for February fell one point from 93.9 in January to come in at 92.9. The ...
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Small Business Optimism Slips in January

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index for January fell 1.3 points from 95.2 in December to come in at 93.9. ...
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