April Factory Orders Drop; Inventories Up
- 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.
- Factory orders rise, but not by as much as anticipated. // Indianapolis Business Journal;4/5/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p23
Reports that orders placed with United States factories increased a less-than-expected 0.3 percent in February 2004, a sign that the rebound in manufacturing may have slowed. Impact of the figures on estimates for gross domestic product in the first three months of the year; Decline of a...
- 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...
- German factory orders tank. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;10/7/2014, pA02
Manufacturers' orders declined 5.7% in Aug. vs. expectations for a 2.5% dip following an upwardly-revised 4.9% increase in July. It was the worst monthly activity in more than 5 years and took the yearly change to -1% from 5.9%.
- 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...
- Factory Orders Up 1.2%; Durables Stock Up 0.7%. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;8/4/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32438, p2
The article the U.S. Commerce Department report about the 1.2% increase in new factory orders for manufactured goods in June 2006. The growth was attributed to increasing inventories of durable goods. The 1.2% rise to a record $406.0 billion was smaller than the $1.7 increase projected by IFR...
- Factory Orders Off 2.5%; Ex-Transport Down 3.7%. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;11/5/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 32997, p2
The article reports that new factory orders for manufactured goods in the U.S. slumped 2.5 percent in September 2008, according to the Commerce Department. The factory order decrease was larger than the 0.7 percent decrease projected by Thomson Reuters and came after a revised 4.3 percent...
- Factory Orders Slip; Inventories Rise. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;11/4/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32004, p2
Reports on the volume of factory orders for manufactured goods in the U.S. for September 2004. Comparison with previous periods.