Monthly Archives: January 2017

//January

Dow Industrials Topped 20,000

The Dow Industrials topped 20,000 Wednesday morning in early trading. Trump Trade… CFNAI Increased in December Led by improvements in production related indicators the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) increased to +0.14 in December from -0.33 in November. Three of the four broad categories that make up the index increased from November. The index’s [...]

2017-01-27T17:19:26+00:00A View|

Dow Industrials Topped 20,000

The Dow Industrials topped 20,000 Wednesday morning in early trading. Trump Trade… CFNAI Increased in December Led by improvements in production related indicators the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) increased to +0.14 in December from -0.33 in November. Three of the four broad categories that make up the index increased from November. The index’s [...]

2017-09-27T17:10:09+00:00Views|

Economy Continued to Expand

Twelve Federal Reserve Districts Indicated the Economy Continued to Expand Through Year's End The FRB Beige Book Summary. Reports from the twelve Federal Reserve districts indicated the economy continued to expand at a modest pace across most regions from late November through the end of the year. Manufacturers in most districts reported increased sales with several citing [...]

2017-01-23T13:58:05+00:00A View|

PMI Highest Level Since December 2014

PMI Highest Level Since December 2014 The Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) hit its highest level since December 2014 and has signaled growth in nine of the last ten months. The December PMI registered 54.7 percent; an increase of 1.5 percentage points from November’s reading. The New Orders Index increased, the Production Index rose, the Employment [...]

2017-01-07T08:29:26+00:00A View|