Director Confidence Index

Directors’ Outlook For Economy Dims To Pre-Vaccine Levels On Inflation Fears

Our gauge of U.S. public company board member confidence is now just 3 percent above where it was last fall, before Covid-19 vaccines were released.

In New Poll, Directors Split On G7’s Global Minimum Corporate Tax Plan

Among those against the idea, the most common reason is loss of competitiveness for U.S. companies.

Director Optimism Falls In May On Mounting Inflation Concerns

U.S. public company board members’ optimism dropped at the end of Q2 amid fears that inflation will hamper growth in 2022.

Poll: Director Optimism Stalls in April 

U.S. public company board members’ optimism heading into the spring is increasingly tempered by worries over new taxes and regulations. 

Poll: U.S. Corporate Directors’ Optimism Jumps In March

U.S. public company board members are increasingly confident about the future for business, betting on low interest rates and the unleashing of consumer demand following a successful vaccine rollout.

Boardroom Confidence In Economy Surges In February

Vaccines, consumer behavior and pent-up demand fuel optimism in America’s boardrooms.

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Director Confidence In Economy Slides In September As Covid, Washington Fuel...

New data collected by Corporate Board Member and Diligent Institute shows optimism among public-company director at its lowest level in a year.