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Restaurant Performance Index Dipped in October as Same-Store Sales and Customer Traffic Softened 12/7/2016 3:14:21 PM The National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) was a mixed bag in October, as dampened current situation indicators were offset by a more optimistic outlook for the business environment in the months ahead.  
RPI Current Situation Index Fell 1.5 Percent in October to a Level of 99.5; Expectations Index Rose 0.9 Percent to a Level of 101.4 12/7/2016 3:13:33 PM The Expectations Index registered a solid gain in October, while the Current Situation Index softened.
Restaurant Operatorsā€™ Outlook for the Economy Improved 12/7/2016 3:12:44 PM For the first time in 12 months, restaurant operators had a net positive outlook for the economy.  
Labor Market Continues its Moderate Expansion 11/7/2016 2:56:31 PM The economy continued to add jobs at a steady pace in October.

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