Durable Goods
Sub-Indices November October Change Direction Rate Trend
New Orders 51.9 54.2 -2.3 Growing Slower 14
Production 55.2 55.9 -0.7 Growing Slower 11
Backlog 45.4 46.5 -1.1 Contracting Faster 8
Employment 54.3 52.1 2.2 Growing Faster 15
Exports 47.5 45.8 1.7 Contracting Slower 5
Supplier Deliveries 53.6 53.9 -0.3 Lengthening Less 36
Material Prices 61.4 64.6 -3.2 Increasing Less 36
Prices Received 51.0 51.5 -0.5 Increasing Less 12
Future Business Expectations 72.8 67.9 4.9 Improving More 36
Gardner Business Index 51.3 51.4 -0.1 Growing Slower 11