Recent news reports indicate that the economy might finally be turning the corner. Is this just a blip on the radar, or is a substantial recovery under way?



Recent news reports indicate that the economy might finally be turning the corner. The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Index of Small Business Optimism, the Institute for Supply Management index of national factory activity, the Credit Managers Index and other economic indicators have all posted positive numbers in the last couple of months. But is this just a temporary upturn, or is it indicative of a substantial recovery? In other words, how's business?