The calender says December, but Europe will take good economic news where it can find it: German...

|By:, SA News Editor

The calender says December, but Europe will take good economic news where it can find it: German factory orders rose 3.9% in October, far ahead of forecasts for 1%, and the biggest jump in nearly 2 years. At least part of the gain was likely the result of a punk September, where orders were revised to -3.3% from the initial report of -2.4%.