Economic News Blog
Metalworking Marketer

Monday, February 11, 2019

Monetary Base Accelerates Rate of Contraction

Compared with one year ago, January’s monetary base contracted at the second-fastest rate since February 1922.
Read more ...

Monday, February 11, 2019

Durable Goods Orders Hit Peak Growth

Heading into 2019, expect new orders of durable goods to grow at a slower rate.
Read more ...

Monday, February 11, 2019

Production Overtakes Supplier Deliveries in January

Registering 53.9 in January, the Gardner Business Index showed improved production in manufacturing.
Read more ...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Expectations for Electronics Defy Headlines

From a domestic perspective, the electronics industry seems expected to follow in-line with the overall economy’s growth for 2019, though firms with greater exposure to China may have to be more cautious during the year.


Read more ...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Capacity Utilization Reaches Highest Rate in Four Years

Annual growth in durable goods capacity utilization reached 2.1 percent in December, accelerating for the seventh consecutive month to its fastest rate since March 2015.
Read more ...

« Prev | | Next »