1. Home
  2.  |  
  3. News Capsule  |  

Business confidence would improve in Q1 of 2014: Dun and Bradstreet Survey

Jan 9, 2014 14:21 IST

Dun and Bradstreet (D&B) report on 8 January 2014 hinted that the business optimism saw a significant rise in the first quarter of 2014. The rise will be mainly in sales volume and better stability will bring net profit and new orders.

image
16.6 percent of significant increase has been recorded by D&B Composite Business Optimism Index for Q1 in 2014. The optimism in three segments namely volume of sales, net profit and new orders, stands at an 11-quarter high for the period January-March 2014.

As per Dun & Bradstreet President and CEO, the business sentiment will be triggered with political stability, accompanied by certainty on the policy front. The 83 percent respondents expect that the volume of sales would increase in Q1 2014. 5 percent of respondents believe that the selling prices will decline whereas a 12 percent respondent doesn’t expect that volume of sales will remain unchanged.

If you have any Question/Point on the above information, please ask/discuss it in the Current Affairs Group

Is this article important for exams ? Yes7 People Agreed

Latest Videos

Register to get FREE updates

    All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • ajax-loader
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK