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Economy in Flux

US raw steel production inched up 0.4 percent last week as mills operated at an annual capability utilization rate (ACUR) of 77.9 percent. In the corresponding week last year mills operated at an ACUR of 80.9 percent. On the year mills have operated at an ACUR of 76.2 percent compared to the same period last [...]

2013-05-06T12:11:40+00:00A View|

Uncertainty, Uncertainty, Uncertainty

Led by declines in production and employment related indicators, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) decreased to -0.23 in March from +0.76 in February. Three of the four broad categories of indicators that make up the index decreased from February. The index’s 3 month moving average, CFNAI-MA3 decreased to -0.01 in March from +0.12 [...]

2013-04-26T20:17:27+00:00A View|