Factory Orders, Inventories Rise
- Leading Indicators Up 0.1% in December. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;1/24/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32304, p2
The article reports on the increase of the composite index of leading economic indicators in the United States in November and December 2005. The coincident index increased by 0.2 percent and the lagging index increased 0.1 percent. Economists surveyed by IFR BondData Americas has projected that...
- Consumer Sentiment Dipped in February. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;2/22/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32075, p2
The article reports that the University of Michigan's preliminary February 2005 consumer sentiment index reading was 94.2, compared to the final January 95.5 reading, the final December 97.1, and the 92.8 in November. Economists polled by IFR BondData Americas had predicted a 95.5 reading for...
- MARKET SNAPSHOT: Thursday, May 5. // Bond Buyer;5/6/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32127, p2
The article presents information on economic indicators for the U.S. bond market for Thursday, May 5, 2005. The forecasts represents the median of estimates by economists polled by IFR BondData America.
- Factory Orders Down 0.9%; Ex-Transportation Oft 0.9%. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;5/4/2009, Vol. 368 Issue 33108, p2
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- Consumer Confidence Index Rebounds in May. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;6/1/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32144, p2
The article presents information about a report by Conference Board that the consumer confidence index rebounded in May 2005, climbing to 102.2 from a downwardly revised 97.5 in May. The April index reading was originally reported as 97.7. Economists polled by IFR BondData America predicted the...
- 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...
- Wholesale Sales, Inventories Rise. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;1/9/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31797, p2
Reports on the increase in the inventories of merchant wholesalers in Washington. Percentage of rise in sales; Forecast of IFR BondData America's poll of economists; Improvement in the inventories of durable goods.
- Feb. Factory Orders Up; Inventories Decline. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;4/3/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32352, p2
The article reports that new factory orders for manufactured goods increased in the U.S. in February 2006. According to the Department of Commerce, the factory orders increased 0.2%, which was lower than expectations. Inventories for durable goods decreased 0.5% in February, following a 1.0%...
- Factory Orders Fall 4.7%; Inventories Grow 0.8%. Smith, Nicole M. // Bond Buyer;12/6/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32522, p2
The article reports on the decline in factory orders for manufactured goods by 4.7%, while the inventories of durable goods continued to escalate in the U.S. The changes in the market did not affect the demand in the transportation and defense sectors. The performance of the industry has been...