Uh-Oh: NFIB Small Business Optimism Dives, As Outlook Is Bad For The Next 6 Months

Not good news from the NFIB.

Its December survey (.pdf) showed a surprise drop in small business optimism from 93.2 to 92.6.

In particular small businesses retrenched on their outlook for the next six months.

Basically it comes down to glum sales, and not much else.

Here’s the question of whether it’s a good time to expand:


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