The NFIB small business optimism index in the United States fell to 101.4 in November 2020, from 104.0 in the previous month, as small business owners continued to face major uncertainties, including the Covid-19 crisis and the upcoming Georgia runoff election. At the same time, the gauge for small business uncertainty declined 8 points to 90, following the outcome of the US presidential election. Both indexes remained well above their historical averages. source: National Federation of Independent Business
NFIB Business Optimism Index in the United States averaged 98.41 points from 1975 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 108.80 points in August of 2018 and a record low of 80.10 points in April of 1980. This page provides - United States Nfib Business Optimism Index - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Nfib Business Optimism Index - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2020.
NFIB Business Optimism Index in the United States is expected to be 95.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate NFIB Business Optimism Index in the United States to stand at 100.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Nfib Business Optimism Index is projected to trend around 99.00 points in 2021 and 102.00 points in 2022, according to our econometric models.