This year, CMF published the eighth consecutive edition of their annual predictions for the economy, socio-political issues, and industry trends! See all past predictions and results here.
CMF’s 2015 outlook includes U.S. median household incomes increasing, a significant jump in housing starts, and continued increases in industrial production. Other key predictions include:
- U.S. unemployment decreasing to 5.7%
- Oil prices averaging $82 per barrel
- U.S. GDP increasing 3.7%
- PE M&A deal volume flat with 2014
Also, check out how we did on our 2014 predictions regarding topics such as key economic drivers, airline profits, and individual privacy legislation.