A closer at economic sentiment of US finance executives


The next quarterly AICPA Business and Industry Economic Outlook Survey is set to be published in March. The previous quarter’s survey provided a look at sentiment about 2021 from finance decision-makers. It showed a rebound across the nine segments of the CPA Outlook Index, with an overall reading of 62 (a reading above 50 indicates positive sentiment). Here’s a closer look at some of the survey highlights in video interview form.

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