ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- BNA, a leading publisher of specialized news and information for professionals, today announced the 2010 release schedule for its Wage Trend Indicator(TM) (WTI) report.
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The Wage Trend Indicator(TM) is released in 12 monthly reports per year showing the preliminary, revised, and final readings for each quarter. A leading indicator of compensation trends, the index is predictive of changes in the rate of private sector wage growth six to nine months in advance of official government data. It was designed for BNA by economists Joel Popkin and Kathryn Kobe.
Wage Trend Indicator(TM) reports are published in BNA's Daily Labor Report and Daily Report for Executives, as well as other BNA publications. The report is available separately by e-mail subscription. A summary is available at www.bna.com.
BNA announces the following release dates for the Wage Trend Indicator(TM) for 2010:
Release Date Report Thursday, Jan. 14 Final 4th Quarter 2009 Thursday, Feb. 18 Preliminary 1st Quarter 2010 Wednesday, March 17 Revised 1st Quarter Wednesday, April 14 Final 1st Quarter Tuesday, May 18 Preliminary 2nd Quarter Wednesday, June 16 Revised 2nd Quarter Thursday, July 15 Final 2nd Quarter Tuesday, Aug. 17 Preliminary 3rd Quarter Wednesday, Sept. 15 Revised 3rd Quarter Thursday, Oct. 14 Final 3rd Quarter Thursday, Nov. 18 Preliminary 4th Quarter Tuesday, Dec. 14 Revised 4th Quarter
BNA's Wage Trend Indicator(TM) is designed to serve as a yardstick for employers, analysts, and policymakers to identify turning points in private sector wage patterns. It also provides timely information for business and human resource analysts and executives as they plan for year-to-year changes in compensation costs.
More information on the WTI is available at www.wagetrendindicator.com. To obtain Wage Trend Indicator(TM) reports by e-mail on a regular basis, contact Jerry Walsh, BNA PLUS, 800-372-1033 or email@example.com.
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