Siegel, Gaty E.; Newman, Emily
October 2004
Bond Buyer;10/13/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31988, p2
Trade Publication
The article presents some economic updates related to the U.S. as of October 13, 2004. One of the updates highlights that the monthly business activity survey conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond predicts that overall manufacturing activity in the Fifth District will continue to strengthen in September. Another update reports that the Chicago Fed Midwest manufacturing index rose 1.7% in August to a seasonally adjusted level of 115.6 after a revision showed the July index off 2.1%, originally seen as a 0.6% drop, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.


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