Highlights of the Reuters Tankan report:

  • Manufacturers' business confidence improved in November to +6 (from October +4) for the first time since August
  • Service-sector mood rose for a second month in November, to +27 (from October +24)
Reuters tankan November 2024


Reuters Tankan indexes are calculated by subtracting the percentage of pessimistic respondents from optimistic ones. A positive reading means optimists outnumber pessimists.