1. FAQ - ITR Economics
  2. DataCast Essentials™

What is the difference between DataCast Pro™ and DataCast Essentials™?

DataCast Essentials™- $80/month

  • Online access: Pull reports autonomously
  • Export any and all charts created
  • Use the leading indicators for a near-term view of where your business is headed
  • Understand economic trends impacting your business
  • Increase internal forecasting accuracy
  • Effectively target inventory management and sales planning
  • Identify your relationship to economic trends to assist with knowing how the current economic environment will impact your business
  • Track your internal trends to use in inventory management, sales planning, and/or marketing investment
  • Upload an unlimited number of company datasets


DataCast Pro™ - $14,500/annually

Includes all the features of DataCast Essentials AND:

  • Full access to the 10,000 leading indicators in ITR Economics' database
    • Identify which markets hold growth opportunities and which pose risk
    • Learn where to focus your resources from a market perspective
    • Knowledge of industry trends
  • One-year Trends Report™ subscription ($1,200/year value)
  • Data validation to ensure the program's suitability for your business
  • Initial setup of leading indicators
  • Timing analysis by an expert economist for a qualitative 12–18-month outlook for one dataset
  • One hour of technical economist support per month throughout the 12-month contract period