Components Of The Index Are: Business Failures, Liabilities, Inverted; Industrial Stock Prices; New Orders, Durable Goods Manufacturers; Construction Contracts, Residential; Construction Contracts, Commercial And Industrial; Average Workweek, Manufacturing; Number Of New Incorporations; Basic Prices. Source: G.H. Moore, Business Cycle Indicators, Vol. 2, NBER, P. 170
This NBER data series m16078 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 16 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter16.html.
NBER Indicator: m16078
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Diffusion Index of Eight Leading Indicators, Three-Six Month Span for United States [M16078USM509SNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M16078USM509SNBR/, July 30, 2015.