The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index improves by 1.9 points, or 4.0%, to 49.4 in February, vs....

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The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index improves by 1.9 points, or 4.0%, to 49.4 in February, vs. 47.5 in January. "While the recent job report was a catalyst to boost confidence, the report does not adequately reflect the dark side of the job situation in the country,” IBD's Terry Jones says.