August ISM New York Business Index: 47.8 down from 57.2 in July. Despite weak current activity,...

|By:, SA News Editor
August ISM New York Business Index: 47.8 down from 57.2 in July. Despite weak current activity, "future optimism remained in positive territory," the report said. The six-month outlook index fell to 59.9 in August from 63.2 in July.