D6 Factor - June 2010

For the eighth consecutive month, the D6 Factor increased, moving it closer to positive territory.

About the D6 Factor Data
D6 Factor
  • From April to May, the D6 Factor inched up 0.2 index points to –1.5, a level last seen in April 2008.
  • Compared with a year earlier, the May index was up 3.6 index points.
  • The D6 Factor has jumped almost 4 index points from its record low set in August 2009.

Note: A negative value indicates that economic conditions are weak.