Top end forecast drivers

Source: Wards article

stronger second half, particularly for Lexus, as economic indicators are strong in terms of low unemployment, more disposable income and the best consumer sentiment in 17 years.

Links:
US unemployment insurance weekly claims
US Bureau of Labor Statistics - economic news releases
US Bureau of Labor Statistics - Real Earnings archived news
Index of Consumer Sentiment - Michigan

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