Dec. ISM Manufacturing Index: 55.9 vs. 54.8 consensus and 53.6 in November. Prices index 61.5...

|By:, SA News Editor
Dec. ISM Manufacturing Index: 55.9 vs. 54.8 consensus and 53.6 in November. Prices index 61.5 vs. 55 prior. Employment 52 vs. 50.8. Inventories 43.4 vs. 41.3. New orders 65.5 vs. 59.9. It marks the fifth straight month of expansion in U.S. manufacturing.