TITLE

ISM Index Posts Gain To 56.7 in February

AUTHOR(S)
Siegel, Gary E.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/2/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32330, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growth of the American economy in January 2006, as studied by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM). The ISM index increased to 56.7 in February from 54.8 in January. The manufacturing sector expanded for the 33rd time in 33 months. The employment index increased to 55 in February from 51.3 in January.
ACCESSION #
20281801

 

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