Dodge Momentum Index Continues Rise in November

Dodge Data & Analytics
December 8, 2017

The Dodge Momentum Index jumped 13.9 percent in November, representing a second month of growth. November’s index rose to 149.5, up from October’s revised reading of 131.3. Both components of the index again showed gains, with commercial planning leading with a 19.6 percent spike, and institutional planning increasing 5.5 percent.

November’s growth represents a 21 percent year-over-year increase overall, a 24 percent year-over-year growth for commercial planning and a 17 percent year-over-year increase for institutional planning. The report again forecasts continued gains for 2018.