Factory Orders Slip; Inventories Rise
- 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 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 Off 4.5%; Inventories Rise 0.2%. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;3/7/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32333, p2
The article reports on the 4.5 percent decline in January for new factory orders of manufactured good in the U.S. It was believed that it was the largest decline in nearly six years since an 8.7 percent decline in July 2000. The drop was caused by a decline in defense capital goods orders,...
- 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...
- April Factory Orders Drop; Inventories Up. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;6/4/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31898, p2
Cites U.S. Commerce Department figures indicating a 1.7% decline in factory orders for manufactured goods, excluding semiconductors, to $356.9 billion in April 2004.
- 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...
- July Factory Orders Dip 0.6%; Durable Goods Rise 1.0%. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;9/1/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32458, p2
The article provides updates on new factory orders for manufactured goods in the U.S. for July 2006. Factory orders dropped 0.6% for the month as inventories of durable goods continues to rise. The decline was the opposite of the projected 0.2% increase and came after an upwardly revised 1.5%...
- 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%.