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by | Mar 26, 2021 | Alternative Data

Consumer Patterns – A foot traffic monitor across a lot of key consumer stocks.

E-Commerce Trends – ShipHero provides trends in eCommerce activity across various categories,

Retail Brand Tracker – Track foot traffic patterns across hundreds of retail brands.

Open Table Restaurant Tracking – Ability to track seated diner numbers across the industry.

TSA Traveler Checkpoint Numbers – Useful for Airline stocks.

Traffic Pattern Trends – Useful for Auto, Auto Parts, and Auto Retail as well as other names correlated to miles driven such as Copart (CPRT) and Murphy USA (MUSA).

Remodeling Activity – A great resource for remodeling activity useful for home improvement and building material names.

Architectural Billings Index – A monthly report that gives a lot of insight into construction related names as well as software names like Autodesk (ADSK).

Zillow Housing Data – A useful resource for assessing health of the housing market.

US Port Activity Monitor – Port activity is a leading indicator of economic growth.

AAR Weekly Rail Traffic – Rail Traffic is another leading indicator and also useful to assess volume across the rail stocks.