Dodge Momentum Index Moves Higher in August
- Published: Tuesday, 08 September 2015 15:00
- Written by Rock Products News
The Dodge Momentum Index increased to 128.3 (2000=100) in August, up 2.8 percent from its July reading of 124.8, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of the first (or initial) report for nonresidential building projects in planning, which have been shown to lead construction spending for nonresidential buildings by a full year.