Durable Goods
Sub-Indices June May Change Direction Rate Trend
New Orders 55.8 57.9 -2.1 Growing Slower 9
Production 57.5 58.4 -0.9 Growing Slower 6
Backlog 48.4 49.8 -1.4 Contracting Faster 3
Employment 58.6 57.3 1.3 Growing Faster 10
Exports 50.6 50.0 0.6 Growing From Contracting 1
Supplier Deliveries 55.7 53.8 1.9 Lengthening More 31
Material Prices 67.3 65.9 1.4 Increasing More 31
Prices Received 52.7 51.4 1.3 Increasing More 7
Future Business Expectations 74.5 74.4 0.1 Improving More 31
Gardner Business Index 54.4 54.5 -0.1 Growing Slower 6