Advanced Durable Goods Orders

June 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Advanced Durable Goods Orders

New orders for durable goods (ADG), decreased by 1.1% in May to $228.2 billion. On a three month moving average (3MMA), assessment, ADG was down 1.3% month on month (m/m) and down 0.3% year on [...]

ISM Non-Manufacturing Index

June 7th, 2017|Comments Off on ISM Non-Manufacturing Index

The Institute for Supply Management’s non-manufacturing composite index for May fell a fraction of a point to 56.9, slightly lower than analyst’s expectations. On a 3 month moving average basis the index scored 56.5, up [...]

ISM Manufacturing Index

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

ISM Manufacturing Index: The Institute for Supply Management’s manufacturing index for May ticked up 0.1 point month on month (m/m), to 54.9, weaker than analyst expectations yet still positive. New orders rose two points m/m as [...]

Advanced Durable Goods Orders

May 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Advanced Durable Goods Orders

New orders for durable goods (ADG), fell -0.3% in April to $232,979 million. However on a three month moving average (3MMA), assessment, ADG was up 0.2% month on month (m/m) and up 1.1% year on [...]

U.S. Manufacturing Capacity Utilization

May 17th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Manufacturing Capacity Utilization

Manufacturing capacity utilization (CU), bounced back to 75.90 in April, after a slight decline in March, up 0.94% month on month (m/m) and up 1.17% year on year (y/y). The 20 year average CU rate [...]

U.S. Industrial Production

May 16th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Industrial Production

The IP index recorded a value of 105.10 in April, up 1.0% month on month (m/m) and by 1.2% year on year (y/y). April’s score exceeded analysts’ expectations and was the third month in a [...]