Monthly Archives: February 2019

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February 2019 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey Reports Negative Indicators

February 2019 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey Reports Negative Indicators The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia February 2019 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey reports negative indicators for general activity, new orders and shipments but the indicator for employment remained positive. The index for current manufacturing activity in the region decreased from its January positive reading, falling into [...]

2019-02-25T17:41:35+00:00A View|

Optimistic Future Conditions Suggested

Optimistic Future Conditions Suggested Fairly optimistic future conditions are suggested by indexes assessing the six-month outlook which improved noticeably, after slumping in January. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York Empire State Manufacturing Survey for February 2019 Reports Modest Growth The Federal Reserve Bank of New York released its Empire State Manufacturing Survey for February [...]

2019-02-18T14:58:12+00:00A View|

US Census Bureau Full Report for November 2018

US Census Bureau Full Report for November 2018 US Census Bureau Full Report for November 2018 on Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories and Orders: New orders for manufactured durable goods, down two consecutive months, decreased 0.6 percent. Shipments of manufactured durable goods, down two consecutive months decreased 0.6 percent. Inventories decreased after twenty-four consecutive monthly increases, falling [...]

2019-02-08T21:54:21+00:00A View|

Best January for Stocks in 30 Years

Best January for Stocks in 30 Years The resilient US economy has fueled the best January for stocks in 30 years...banks and smaller companies that were among the market's laggards last quarter have helped stocks, a sign investors are favoring sectors tied to the US economy. WSJ Short Term Interest Rates Remain Unchanged Short term [...]

2019-02-08T22:26:27+00:00A View|