Data Round-Up: Regional Surveys Show Solid Momentum Overall in August

posted by Michael Lewis on August 31, 2018

Found in US, categorized in Manufacturing

Tags: Chicago purchasing manager index

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With the Chicago Purchasing Managers Index remaining above 60 and all Fed bank manufacturing surveys also showing solid expansion, FMI expects the national PMI (Institute of Supply Management data) to come in at 58 for August, the same as July.


FMI’s analyses of today’s August Chicago Purchasing Managers Index (and other regional surveys) as well as our Summary of major data released in August and Schedule of major data reports in September.

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Mike Lewis founded Free Market Inc. (FMI) in 1982 as a full-service economic consulting firm, providing insights and in-depth data analysis primarily for institutional money managers and corporate planning directors.

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