Monthly Archives: November 2016

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Economy Will Continue to Expand into 2017

LEI Suggests Economy Will Continue to Expand The Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for the US increased 0.1 percent in October following a 0.2 percent increase in September. The US LEI increased in October for a second consecutive month. Although its six month growth rate has moderated, the index still suggests the economy will [...]

2016-11-24T09:08:13+00:00A View|

All Indexes Positive in November

General Activity, New Orders and Shipments Indexes Positive in November The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia released its November Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey; results suggest that regional manufacturing activity continued to expand. The indexes for general activity, new orders and shipments all remained positive in November. Business Activity Stabilized in the Empire State Manufacturing Survey [...]

2016-11-19T11:30:29+00:00A View|

Texas Factory Activity Increased in October

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas released its Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey and reports factory activity increased again in October. The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) October 2016 ISM Report on Business Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in October and the overall economy grew for the 89th consecutive month, say the nation’s supply [...]

2016-11-04T17:16:09+00:00A View|