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Manufacturing Index Surged to Thirteen-Year High in September

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 60.8 points in September, up 2.0 percentage points from the previous month, according to the Institute for Supply Management. September’s reading indicates the thirteenth consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. It was the highest reading since May 2004. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, seventeen reported growth, while one, ...

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Manufacturing Index Grew to Six-Year High in August

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 58.8 points in August, up 2.5 percentage points from the previous month, according to the Institute for Supply Management. August’s reading indicates a twelfth consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. It was the highest reading since April 2011. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, fourteen reported growth, while three ...

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Manufacturing Sector Expanded for Eleventh Consecutive Month

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 56.3 points in July, down 1.5 percentage points from the previous month, according to the Institute for Supply Management. July’s reading indicates an eleventh consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, fifteen reported growth, while three reported contraction. Eight of the ten index components ...

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Manufacturing Sector Expanded in June

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 57.8 points in June, up 2.9 percentage points from the previous month, according to the Institute for Supply Management. June’s reading indicates a tenth consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, fifteen reported growth, while three reported contraction. Nine of the ten index components ...

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Manufacturing Sector Expanded in May

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 54.9 points in May, up 0.1 percentage point from the previous month, according to the Institute for Supply Management. May’s reading indicates a ninth consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, fifteen reported growth while one reported contraction. The Employment Index increased 1.5 points ...

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Manufacturing Sector Expanded in April

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 54.8 points in April, down 2.4 percentage points from the previous month, according to the Institute for Supply Management. April’s reading indicates an eighth consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, sixteen reported growth while one reported contraction. The Employment Index decreased 6.9 points ...

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Manufacturing Sector Expanded in March

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 57.2 points in March, down 0.5 percentage point from the previous month, according to the Institute for Supply Management. March’s reading indicates a seventh consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, seventeen reported growth while none reported contraction. The Employment Index increased 4.7 points ...

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Manufacturing Sector Expanded in February

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 57.7 points in February, up 1.7 points from the previous month and the highest reading since August 2014, according to the Institute for Supply Management. February’s reading indicates a sixth consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, seventeen reported growth while only one reported ...

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Manufacturing Sector Expanded in January

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 56.0 points in January, up 1.5 points from the previous month, according to the Institute for Supply Management. January’s reading indicates a fifth consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, twelve reported growth while five reported contraction. The Employment Index rose 3.3 points to ...

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Manufacturing Sector Expanded in December

The ISM Manufacturing Index registered 54.7 points in December, up 1.5 points from the previous month, according to the Institute for Supply Management. December’s reading indicates a fourth consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. Of the eighteen manufacturing industries, eleven reported growth while six reported contraction. The Employment Index rose 0.8 points to ...

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