U.S. Industrial Production

August 18th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Industrial Production

The IP index recorded a value of 105.47 in July, up 0.2% month on month (m/m) and by 0.9% year on year (y/y). July’s score was slightly lower than analysts’ consensus expectations. July was the [...]

ISM Non-Manufacturing Index

August 4th, 2017|Comments Off on ISM Non-Manufacturing Index

The Institute for Supply Management’s non-manufacturing composite index fell back more than analysts expected in July, dropping 3.5 percentage points to 53.9. Most economists expect non-manufacturing to pick-up over the next several months since consumer [...]

ISM Manufacturing Index

August 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on ISM Manufacturing Index

The Institute for Supply Management’s manufacturing index for continues to perform well despite a 1.5 point drop to 56.3 in June, which was in-line with analysts’ expectations. The decline stemmed from a 3.1 point drop [...]

U.S. Manufacturing Capacity Utilization

July 21st, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Manufacturing Capacity Utilization

Manufacturing capacity utilization (MCU), came in at 75.4% in June, flat month on month (m/m), up 0.3 percentage point year on year (y/y). Year to date (YTD), MCU has stayed in a very narrow range [...]

U.S. Inventory Census Report

July 17th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Inventory Census Report

Total seasonally adjusted (SA), inflation adjusted manufacturing inventories totaled $576,243 million (M) at the end of May, flat month on month (m/m), but up 0.6% year on year, (y/y).The total manufacturing inventories to shipment ratio [...]

U.S. Industrial Production

July 14th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Industrial Production

The IP index on a three month moving average (3MMA), basis ticked up 0.4% month on month (m/m), beating analysts’ expectations of 0.3% growth. Industrial production advanced at an annual rate of 4.7% the Q2 [...]