20081201 MCI Biweekly Update

Between November 17, 2008 to November 28, 2008, the MCI index increased from 3822.4 to 3964.3, up by 141.9 points. After hitting a new historical low of 3606.0 on Nov. 20, the MCI index finally started to increase in the subsequent days. Although only 35.7 pints away from the 4000 point level, as of Nov 28, the index remains very unstable.