chain index

chain index

[′chān ‚in‚deks]
(statistics)
An index number derived by relating the value at any given period to the value in the previous period rather than to a fixed base.
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This is according to the 2019 Purolator International Long Island Supply Chain Index data, released this week.
It is also dedicated to serving the needs of MLP and energy income investors by sponsoring a variety of industry benchmarks such as the Cushing MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker:CMCI), The Cushing Energy Supply Chain Index (Bloomberg Ticker:CSCI) and the Cushing Utility Index (Bloomberg Ticker:CUTI), among others.
BEA, Bureau of Economic Analysis; BLS, Bureau of Labor Statistics; CMS, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; Laspeyres index = fixed basket, prior period weights (systematic upward bias); Paasche index = fixed basket, current period weights (systematic downward bias); Fisher chain index = geometric mean of Laspeyres & Paasche index.
Jericho, NY, August 12, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Purolator International, the leading provider of cross-border logistics, today releases new Long Island Supply Chain Index data.
MY dalliance with the world of retail included stints as a shelf-stacker at Kwik Save and as a very casual worker at catalogue chain Index.
One of the most suitable formats for representing data over time is a chain index series, which can be used for calculating the mean development rate, i.e.
If node 3 at chain index 6 is selected as the leader node, the flow of data would be in the following order: c0 [right arrow] cl [right arrow] c2 [right arrow] c3 [right arrow] c4 [right arrow] c5 -> c6 [left arrow] c7 [left arrow] c8 [left arrow] c9.
He currently is developing a green supply chain index.
The main indicator, known as the Cortera Supply Chain Index (SCI) (www.cortera.com), tracks the length of payment periods among suppliers, transporters, and customers.
During the period from May 30, 2008, to June 27, 2008, MMR's discount chain index declined 3.7%, to end the period at 3,396.7.
A chain index of dynamics is a ratio of the level of a phenomenon in an investigated period to the level of the phenomenon in the preceding period [27].