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Mar. ISM Manufacturing Index: 54.8 vs. 53.0 consensus and 53.4 prior. Prices index 61.0 vs. 61.0...

Mar. ISM Manufacturing Index: 54.8 vs. 53.0 consensus and 53.4 prior. Prices index 61.0 vs. 61.0 prior. Employment 57.3 vs. 56.1. Inventories 48.5 vs. 50.0. New orders 58.2 vs. 54.5.
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  • bbro
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    Wow...58 for new orders.... Sixteen of the 18 industries reflected overall growth in April..look at new orders minus inventories
    1 May 2012, 10:03 AM Reply Like
  • Stoploss
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    Who knew PMI and ISM were completely unrelated.

     

    Will wonders never cease?
    1 May 2012, 10:17 AM Reply Like
  • quinnman
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    The ISM has been too positive on US economy for three years. Plus, it is an indication of manufacturing only. Sell this bump from the number
    1 May 2012, 10:28 AM Reply Like
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