Oct. euro-zone PMI: 53 vs. previous 51.1 and consensus 51.6. It's the third straight month in...

|By:, SA News Editor
Oct. euro-zone PMI: 53 vs. previous 51.1 and consensus 51.6. It's the third straight month in which the PMI indicated that private-sector activity grew, and the highest reading since Dec. 2008. Service sector PMI 52.3 vs. prior 50.9 and consensus 50. Manufacturing sector 50.7 vs. prior 49.3 and consensus 51.2.