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May. ISM Non-Manufacturing Index: 53.7 vs. 53.5 expected and 53.5 prior (>50 denotes...

May. ISM Non-Manufacturing Index: 53.7 vs. 53.5 expected and 53.5 prior (>50 denotes expansion). Prices index fell to 49.8 from 53.6. Employment fell 50.8 to from 54.2. New orders rose to 55.5 from 53.5.
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  • bigazul
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    Service sector is up...you know what that means? Absolutely nothing. More minimum wage and part-time jobs.
    5 Jun 2012, 10:10 AM Reply Like
  • Stoploss
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    Look at the table, it's terrible.
    Employment: 50 from 54, but "growing"
    Order backlog unch
    New exports down 5, but "growing"
    Imports down, blah, blah, blah.

     

    It's a party.
    5 Jun 2012, 10:40 AM Reply Like
  • bbro
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    The industries reporting growth of business activity in May — listed in order — are: Information; Accommodation & Food Services; Transportation & Warehousing; Educational Services; Wholesale Trade; Construction; Management of Companies & Support Services; Finance & Insurance; Professional, Scientific & Technical Services; and Public Administration. The industries reporting decreased business activity in May are: Mining; Arts, Entertainment & Recreation; Health Care & Social Assistance; Retail Trade; and Utilities.

     

    Uh oh a recession in the entertainment arts???
    5 Jun 2012, 11:23 AM Reply Like
  • Stoploss
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    What is it with you and the recession obsession?

     

    Hey, as long as it makes you happy. LOL!!
    5 Jun 2012, 11:48 AM Reply Like
  • Bozerdog
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    We are in a sustainable recovery...37 months straight of economic growth...
    5 Jun 2012, 11:29 AM Reply Like
  • detto
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    No recession. Eat it doomers, in your face!!!

     

    LMAO at zerohedge!!!

     

    When is the world going to end? Ahhahahahahahaha
    5 Jun 2012, 02:58 PM Reply Like
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