U.S. Industrial Production

June 19th, 2019|Comments Off on U.S. Industrial Production

The May Industrial production, (IP) report came in at 109.56, gaining 0.4% month on month, (m/m). On a year on year, (y/y) basis, the IP index was up 2.6%. Overall capacity utilization rose 0.4 percentage [...]

U.S. Manufacturing Capacity Utilization

June 18th, 2019|Comments Off on U.S. Manufacturing Capacity Utilization

Manufacturing capacity utilization (MCU), scored a 75.7% in May, up 0.08% month on month, (m/m), its first monthly increase since January. On a year on year (y/y) comparison the MCU was a modest 0.8%. Manufacturing [...]

ISM Non-Manufacturing Index

June 5th, 2019|Comments Off on ISM Non-Manufacturing Index

The Institute for Supply Management’s non-manufacturing composite index increased by 1.4 points month on month, (+2.5 %m/m) to 56.9 in May. The indexes remain strong in 2019, down 2.9% 12MMA y/y. The ISM nonmanufacturing survey [...]

ISM Manufacturing Index

June 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on ISM Manufacturing Index

The Institute of Supply Management’s Index moved down 0.7 points on month, (m/m) to 52.1 for May 2019. This value is an encouraging sign for the manufacturing sector.  The index has been greater than 50, (>50 [...]

ISM Non-Manufacturing Index

May 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on ISM Non-Manufacturing Index

The Institute for Supply Management’s non-manufacturing composite index decreased by 0.6 of a point month on month, (m/m) to 55.5 in April. The indexes remain strong in 2019, up 1.3% 12MMA y/y. The ISM nonmanufacturing [...]

ISM Manufacturing Index

May 1st, 2019|Comments Off on ISM Manufacturing Index

The Institute of Supply Management’s Index moved down 2.5 points on month, (m/m) to 52.8 for April 2019. This value is an encouraging sign for the manufacturing sector.  The index has been greater than 50, (>50 [...]

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