Q4 2014 ABCI newsletter for the Mobile metro area

Attached is the Q4 2014 ABCI newsletter for the Mobile metro area. The statewide ABCI newsletter, and for the four metro area newsletters, may be found at http://cber.cba.ua.edu/abci/results.html.


Mobile was the only metro area where business confidence improved for the fourth quarter–the area ABCI rose 3.2 points to 58.7. Outlooks for sales, profits, hiring, and capital spending all moved up. Mobile and Montgomery tied as the most optimistic metros this quarter.


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Carolyn Trent

Socioeconomic Analyst

Center for Business and Economic Research

Culverhouse College of Commerce | The University of Alabama