March Factory Orders Grow by 4.3%
- Factory Orders, Inventories Rise. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;4/1/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31854, p2
Reports on the increase in factory orders and inventories in the U.S. in February 2004.
- Aug. Factory Orders Increase 2.5%. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;10/5/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32232, p2
Reports on the increase in new factory orders for manufactured goods in the U.S. Factors contributing to the increase; Implication of the increase to the country's economy; Percentage of increase in new orders for manufactured nondurable goods.
- Jan. Chicago Fed Index Drops 2.3% to 102.1. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;3/20/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32590, p2
The article reports on the decline of the Chicago Fed Midwest manufacturing index in January 2007. The index decreased 2.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted level of 102.1. The article also reports on the decline of the Federal Reserve Board's industrial production index for manufacturing to 0.8...
- IN BRIEF. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;12/6/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32768, p7
The article offers news briefs on U.S. economic conditions in 2007. The U.S. non-farm unit labor costs dropped at a 2.0% annual rate in the third quarter. According to the Commerce Department, new factory orders for manufactured goods increased 0.5% in October. In November, the non-manufacturing...
- Factory Order Drop Points to Slowdown. // American Banker;9/1/2000, Vol. 165 Issue 169, p20
Discusses what the drop in factory orders in the United States during July 2000 indicate about the economy. Sectors which saw a drop; How total factory orders declined during the first 7 months of 2000; Predictions by Kenneth Mayland, president of ClearView Economics LLC that the economy is...
- ACC Projects Further Gains Despite High Feedstocks. // Chemical Market Reporter;5/17/2004, Vol. 265 Issue 20, p4
Focuses on the economic reports of the American Chemistry Council in the U.S. Recovery of the manufacturing sector; Strength of consumer spending; Rise in hiring and factory orders.
- Factory Orders Up; Inventories Decline. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;2/4/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32064, p2
The article informs that new factory orders for manufactured goods, excluding semiconductors, increased in December, inching up 0.3%, or $1.0 billion, to a record $379.1 billion, the Commerce Department said. The hike in new orders--the seventh in the last eight months--followed an upwardly...
- Factory Orders Rise, Inventories Fall. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;8/3/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32188, p2
Reports that new factory orders for manufactured goods, excluding semiconductors, increased 1.0 percent to a record $400.5 billion in June 2005 in the United States, while the May numbers were up significantly from their originally reported figures, according to the Commerce Department. IFR...
- Factory Orders Up 0.7%; Inventories Rise 0.4%. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;7/6/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32417, p2
The article reports the increase in new factory orders for manufactured goods and inventories in the U.S. in May 2006. According to the Department of Commerce, the level of all new manufacturing orders grew 1.2 percent to about $341.3 billion, excluding transportation. The 0.7 percent increase...