Factory Orders Up 0.7%; Inventories Rise 0.4%
- 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 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 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, Inventories Increase. Smith, Nicole M. // Bond Buyer;2/5/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32561, p2
The article focuses on the 2.4 percent increase in factory orders for manufactured goods in Washington, D.C. Survey shows that the level of all new manufacturing orders grew 2.2 percent to about $336.5 billion in December. This increase is considered to be the first after four months of...
- PMI Up, New Orders Down in July. // Circuits Assembly;Sep2006, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p17
The article reports on the continuing growth of the manufacturing sector, despite backlogs at manufacturers in North America, decline in orders and increase in inventories in July 2006. According to the monthly Institute for Supply Management survey of manufacturing executives, while new orders...
- May Factory Orders, Inventories Increase. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;7/6/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32166, p2
Reports on the increase in new factory orders for manufactured goods, excluding semiconductors, by 2.9 percent in May 2005 in the U.S. Improvement of economic conditions; Viewpoint of the economist on industrial productivity; Analysis of the report from the Department of Commerce.
- Manufacturing slumps. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);12/5/2008, Vol. 55 Issue 60, p12A
The article announces the drop in the manufacturing activity in the U.S. in November 2008 given the decline in the number of new orders according to the Institute for Supply Management. The index of manufacturing activity fell to 36.2 from 38.9 percent. It is stated that the figure below 50...
- Factory Orders, Inventories Rise. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;4/1/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31854, p2
Reports on the increase in factory orders and inventories in the U.S. in February 2004.
- 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.