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Tag Archives: Purchasing Managers Index

US Economy: The Tuesday Services PMI scare

S&P’s latest analysis note suggest Greece indeed has a one in three chance of leaving the union as almost commonplace but hitherto largely ignored data hich has yet been important … Continue reading

June 5, 2012

US Economy: MBA Purchase Report up 7.2%, ADP payrolls up 209,000

Markets look set to a happy denoument before Easter with a 209,000 jump in Private Payrolls making it bright for the BLS report on Friday The MBA report showed a … Continue reading

April 4, 2012

US Economy (EoD review): The Week ahead April 1, 2012 – April 7, 2012

Healthcare Opinion going to the wire Veteran reporters commenting on Bloomberg and those who have had occassion to hear the opinion all followed the change in direction of the “consensus” … Continue reading

March 30, 2012

US Economy: The morning begins well, It is Jobs thursday

Jobless claims fell 5,000 from a revised 353,000 for the week to 348,000 and the claims average took another hit in the belt with a drop to 355,000. A widely … Continue reading

March 22, 2012

US Economy: ISM Manufacturing PMI at 54.1

Production sub index jumped to a 59.9 in the December report and understandably got a subdued 55.7 in today’s report. With Seasonally adjusted 53.1 for ISM in December 2011, the … Continue reading

February 1, 2012 · 2 Comments