CFO Signals™: 2015 Q1 has been saved
CFO Signals™: 2015 Q1
Continued optimism despite rising, broad-based volatility
While expectations for important metrics such as revenue and capital spending growth did slide, this quarter’s findings suggest CFOs’ confidence has not really wavered.
Last quarter’s survey suggested
Since then, the US economy has strengthened. But with the economic struggles of Europe and China intensified, will CFOs’ optimism decline?
Business outlook findings
Surveyed CFOs recorded a ninth straight quarter of optimism regarding their organization’s prospects, continuing to forecast growth in earnings and hiring. This said, uncertainty remains a key concern, particularly regarding the durability of the global economic recovery and geopolitical disruptors.