Data Round-Up: PMI, Construction Easily Exceed Upbeat Expectations

posted by Michael Lewis on September 02, 2014

Found in US, categorized in Growth Outlook and Business Cycle

Tags: PMI construction

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An invigorating morning! Today’s reports easily exceeded the already-upbeat consensus expectations. The PMI rose to a three-year high, and its new orders index set a ten-year mark.


FMI’s analyses of this morning’s August PMI survey and July Construction report.

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