Data Round-Up: Regional Surveys Point to Another Strong PMI; Home Price Gains Decelerate But Still Substantial

posted by Michael Lewis on September 30, 2014

Found in US, categorized in Growth Outlook and Business Cycle

Tags: Chicago Purchasing Managers Index regional survey home sales data consumer confidence

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For 14Q3, all regional measures showed healthy expansion; about half reported a clear improvement over 14Q2. These results imply another very healthy PMI reading tomorrow (and a solid Non-Manufacturing Index on Friday).


FMI’s analyses of today’s September Chicago Purchasing Managers Index and other Regional Surveys and July Home Prices data as well as a Summary of major data released in September and a Schedule of key releases for October.

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