Episode 89 of Electrical Wholesaling's Today's Electrical Economy - February 12, 2024 Update

Today's Electrical Economy Podcast - Episode 89 - Feb. 12, 2024 Update

Feb. 22, 2024
Episode 89 of the Today’s Electrical Economy podcast sponsored by Champion Fiberglass looks at the drivers in a surge in data center construction and some other large projects...
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Electrical Marketing's Leading Economic Indicators - Feb. 23, 2024 Update

Feb. 22, 2024
Here's the latest building permits, AIA Billings Index and Conference Board's U.S. Leading Economic Indicators.

January's Dodge Momentum Index Reflects Construction Market's Mixed Momentum

Feb. 22, 2024
The Dodge Momentum Index (DMI), rose +0.1% in January to 184.1 points (2000=100) from the revised December reading of 183.9 points. Over the month, commercial planning fell -1...
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Value of Construction Hits $2,096 Billion in December, +7% YOY Above 2022

Feb. 8, 2024
Total construction spending during Dec. 2023 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $2,096 billion, +0.9% above the revised November estimate.

NEMA’s EBCI Index Sees Solid Increase in Current Business Conditions

Feb. 8, 2024
Having expanded for four consecutive months, the current conditions reading stands at its highest point since Feb. 2023.
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Today's Electrical Economy - Episode 88 -Jan. 22, 2024 Update

Jan. 26, 2024
This podcast looks at several key leading economic indicators for the electrical market and the latest product pricing trends in Electrical Marketing’s Electrical Price Index....
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EM's Leading Economic Indicators - Jan. 26, 2024 Update

Jan. 25, 2024
Building permits were up in December, but AIA architects are still seeing a decline in billings.

Distributors Gunning for +4% Growth in 1Q 2024 According to EW/VRP Survey

Jan. 25, 2024
Distributors positive outlook for Q1 2024 suggests we may have navigated through the slowdown without ever seeing sales turn negative.
Today's Electrical Economy - Episode 86 - December 18, 2023 Update

Today's Electrical Economy -Episode 86 - Dec. 18, 2023 Update

Dec. 21, 2023
This podcast looks at Electrical Wholesaling's picks for the hottest construction niches in 2024.
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Electrical Marketing's Leading Economic Indicators

Dec. 21, 2023
AIA architects are starting to see more inquiries for project design.
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Dodge's 2024 Forecast Calls for +7% Increase in Construction Starts

Dec. 21, 2023
Dodge says manufacturing is in for another strong year with a +16% gain.
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Building Activity Continues to Weaken According to Dodge Construction Data

Nov. 30, 2023
Construction is tracking behind 2022's pace, according to Dodge Construction Network.

Electrical Marketing’s Leading Economic Indicators - 11/17/ 2023 Update

Nov. 17, 2023
AIA reported softer business conditions at architecture firms.
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2024 Construction Market May Slow Down Some But Solid Opportunities Remain

Nov. 17, 2023
To get a sense of the market climate electrical distributors, reps and manufacturers and other electrical professionals can expect in 2024, let’s take a look at the core...
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Electrical Marketing's Leading Indicators - Sept. 22, 2023 Update

Sept. 22, 2023
Building permits, AIA's Architectural Billings Index and the latest Conference Board forecasts offer some interesting perspectives on the U.S. and global economies
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Construction Spending Sees Another Steady Increase in July with a +0.7% Increase

Sept. 8, 2023
Single-family construction was responsible for a big chunk of the increase in residential building.
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Siemens to Acquire Provider of EV Charging Products for Buses & Trucks

Aug. 24, 2023
Siemens AG signed an agreement to acquire Heliox, a Netherlands-based technology leader in fast charging solutions for e-bus and e-truck fleets and passenger vehicles. The acquisition...
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Electrical Marketing's Leading Economic Indicators - August 24, 2023 Update

Aug. 24, 2023
July building permits tumble -13% YOYPrivately‐owned housing units authorized by building permits in July were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,442,000, +0.1% above the...
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Today's Electrical Economy - July 10, 2023 - Audio Only

July 7, 2023
Today's podcast looks at some large construction projects that broke ground in the past few months, the latest multi-family housing data at the metropolitan areas level and some...
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Today's Electrical Economy - July 10, 2023 Update

July 7, 2023
This podcast looks at some large construction projects that broke ground in the past few months, the latest multi-family housing data at the metropolitan areas level and some ...
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Today's Electrical Economy Podcast - May 15, 2023 Update

May 19, 2023
This Electrical Wholesaling podcast offers more insight into what Top 150 distributors think about the current business climate and looks at some of the largest construction projects...