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German factory activity softens

  • German manufacturing PMI fell to 51.1 (flash 51.3) in September from 51.8 in August.
  • Output and new orders increased at moderate rates, although there was a slight reduction in employment numbers.
  • "A robust performance from investment goods producers helped sustain manufacturing growth, while the main drag was from weaker consumer goods production," says Markit.
  • DAX +0.6%. (PR)
  • ETFs - Stocks: FGM, EWG, GERJ, EWGS, DBGR. Bonds: BUNL, BUNT, BUND, GGOV
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