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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Sector Growth Accelerated in May

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 58.6 points in May, 1.8 percentage points above April’s figure. This was the 100th consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. Fourteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth, while one reported a decrease. Growth in the Business Activity Index increased 2.2 points to 61.3, the 106th consecutive month of growth. Thirteen industries reported ...

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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Sector Growth Slowed in April

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 56.8 points in April, 2.0 percentage points below March’s figure. This was the 99th consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. All eighteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in April. Growth in the Business Activity Index decreased 1.5 points to 59.1, the 105th consecutive month of growth. Fifteen industries reported increased business ...

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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Sector Growth Slowed in March

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 58.8 points in March, 0.7 percentage point below February’s figure. This was the 98th consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. Fifteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in March, while two reported contraction. Growth in the Business Activity Index decreased 2.2 points to 60.6, the 104th consecutive month of growth. Thirteen industries ...

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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Index Remained Strong in February

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 59.5 points in February, 0.4 percentage point below January’s figure. This was the 97th consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. Sixteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in February, while two reported contraction. Growth in the Business Activity Index increased 3.0 points to 62.8, the 103rd consecutive month of growth. Fifteen industries ...

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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Index Surged in January

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 59.9 points in January, 3.9 percentage points above December’s figure. This was the 96th consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. Fifteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in January, while three reported contraction. Growth in the Business Activity Index increased 2.0 points to 59.8, the 102nd consecutive month of growth. Eleven industries ...

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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Sector Grew at a Slower Rate in December

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 55.9 points in December, 1.5 percentage points below November’s figure. This was the 96th consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. Fourteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in December, while three reported contraction. This was the second consecutive month of a slowed growth rate. Growth in the Business Activity Index decreased 4.1 ...

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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Sector Grew at a Slower Rate in November

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 57.4 points in November, 2.7 percentage point below October’s figure. This was the 95th consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. Sixteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in November, while one reported contraction. Growth in the Business Activity Index decreased 0.8 point to 61.4, the 100th consecutive month of growth. Fourteen industries ...

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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Sector Grew in October

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 60.1 points in October, 0.3 percentage point above September’s figure. This was the 94th consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. Sixteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in October, while two reported contraction. October’s reading was the highest since the index debuted in 2008. Growth in the Business Activity Index increased 0.9 ...

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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Sector Grew in September

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 59.8 points in September, 4.5 percentage points above August’s figure. This was the 93rd consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. Fifteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in September, while two reported contraction. September’s reading was the highest since February 2012. Growth in the Business Activity Index increased 3.8 points to 61.3, ...

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ISM: Non-Manufacturing Sector Grew in August

The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index registered 55.3 points in August, 1.4 percentage points above July’s figure. This was the 92nd consecutive month of expansion as a reading above 50 indicates growth. Fifteen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in August, while two reported contraction. Growth in the Business Activity Index increased 1.6 points to 57.5, the 97th consecutive month of growth. Twelve industries ...

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