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German translation: Spät- und Frühindikatoren

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English term or phrase:lagging / leading indicators
German translation:Spät- und Frühindikatoren
Entered by: Maya Jurt
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07:29 Sep 4, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Economics
English term or phrase: lagging / leading indicators
Of critical importance is the ability to combine lagging with leading indicators — embracing both fulfillment and forecasting — to measure total supply-chain performance.
Kai Becker
Germany
Local time: 07:53
Spät- und Frühindikatoren
Explanation:
Spätindikatoren spiegeln den Konjunkturverlauf im nachhinein wieder (messen ob ein Ziel in der Vergangenheit erreicht wurde), Frühindikatoren sind zukunfsorientierte Kennzahlen.
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Birgitt
Germany
Local time: 07:53
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na +4Spät- und FrühindikatorenBirgitt
naSpät/FrühindikatorHarald Rebling
naindicatori di settore / indicatori principali
Francesco D'Alessandro


  

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6 mins peer agreement (net): +4
Spät- und Frühindikatoren


Explanation:
Spätindikatoren spiegeln den Konjunkturverlauf im nachhinein wieder (messen ob ein Ziel in der Vergangenheit erreicht wurde), Frühindikatoren sind zukunfsorientierte Kennzahlen.


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Birgitt
Germany
Local time: 07:53
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Francesco D'Alessandro: sorry, I got the wrong languages!
3 mins

agree  Judith Schmid
8 mins

agree  Andy Lemminger
30 mins

agree  bhpirch
1 hr
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7 mins
indicatori di settore / indicatori principali


Explanation:
http://www.investorwords.com/l1.htm

lagging indicator
An economic indicator that changes after the overall economy has changed; examples include labor costs, business spending, the unemployment rate, the prime rate, outstanding bank loans, and inventory book value. see also coincident indicator, leading indicator.

leading indicator
An economic indicator that changes before the economy has changed; examples include production workweek, building permits, unemployment insurance claims, money supply, inventory changes, and stock prices. see also coincident indicator, lagging indicator.



Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 06:53
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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11 mins
Spät/Frühindikator


Explanation:
lagging indicator = Spätindikator, nachlaufender Indikator

leading indikator = Frühindikator,
vorlaufender Indikator

Harald Rebling
Local time: 07:53
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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Jan 2, 2006 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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