Comerica Bank’s Michigan Index inches higher

DETROIT–Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index increased in October to a level of 106.2. The index is comprised of nine variables — nonfarm payroll employment, unemployment insurance claims, housing starts, …

Comerica Michigan Index ticks up

DETROIT—Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index increased in September to a level of 105.6. The index is comprised of nine variables: nonfarm payroll employment, continuing claims for unemployment insurance, housing …

Comerica Michigan Index improves

DETROIT—Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index rose in August to 103.1, some 16 points, or 19 percent, higher than the bottom of the coronavirus pandemic recession last spring. The index …

Economy: Real estate sales bounce back

SOUTHFIELD–The Greater Metropolitan Association of Realtors announced increases in pending sales, median sales price, average sales price, and average showings per home in the tri-county metro Detroit region in June. …