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CEO Confidence Index Drops to Lowest Level Since March, But Still Up from Year Ago

The CEO Confidence Index fell 4.0% in July to 5.84 out of a possible 10. Though expectations for overall business conditions are down, the metric is still improved from a year ago.

CEO Confidence Index — July 2013

Respondents: 247

June 2013 July 2013 Monthly Change
CEO Confidence Index 6.09 5.84 -4.0%

 

What do you expect overall business conditions to be like one year from now on a 1 -10 scale? (10 = Excellent)

What is your assessment of current overall business conditions on a 1-10 scale? (10 = Excellent)

Over the next 12 months, what changes do you forecast for your firm compared to the past 12 months?

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