Save Optimus Prime Index
The sales volume of heavy weight trucks over 6.35 metric tons, or the "Optimus Prime Index", is a leading economic indicator. It leads S&P 500 index by over 1 year. The pattern has shown for the past 40 years. When the economy turns weak, companies are the first to react by lowering spending and procurement, causing heavy logistics to decrease.
Heavy Weight Trucks Sales (SAAR, L)2021-110.44 m
S&P 500 (R)2022-01-204,482.73