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Definition of

coincident indicator


indicator of current economic activity a factor that provides information on economic activity taking place at the current time

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Definitions of ’coincident indicator’ and meaning of ’coincident indicator’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’coincident indicator’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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