Friday, October 1, 2010
ISM Manufacturing Index September 2010
PMI at 54.4% in September down from 56.3% in August...In addition to the decrease in the PMI, the ISM's new orders index fell to 51.1 from 53.1 in August, and the production index declined to 56.5 from 59.9.
The employment index declined to 56.5 from 60.4 in August.
And the inventory index was up for the 3rd month in a row to 55.6 from 51.4.