ISM Non-Mfg Index Slips To 54.8 in July From 57.0

Siegel, Gary E.
August 2006
Bond Buyer;8/4/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32438, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Institute for Supply Management's non-manufacturing business activity composite index has declined to 54.8 in July from 57.0 in June 2006, on a seasonally adjusted basis. Economists polled by IFR Markets had expected a 57.0 level. Other data including prices paid index, employment index and new export orders are also presented.


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