Economic News Blog

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Cutting Tool Orders Possibly Turning Up

Compared with one year ago, cutting tool orders contracted -2.6%; however, this was the slowest rate of month-over-month contraction since April 2019.
Read more ...

Monday, February 24, 2020

Housing Permits Grow at Fastest Rate Since November 2015

January’s housing permits were 113,000, increasing almost 20% from one year ago.
Read more ...

Monday, February 24, 2020

How Moldmakers Can Stay Ahead of the Coronavirus

The Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 may have a significant impact on the global supply chain serving the Moldmaking community.  Moldmaking Technology Magazine and Gardner Intelligence can help Moldmakers stay a step ahead.


Read more ...

Monday, February 17, 2020

Change in 10-Yr Rate Negative for 13th Month

The real 10-yr Treasury rate was negative for the fifth time in eight months, keeping the annual change in the rate negative for the 13th month in a row.
Read more ...

Monday, February 17, 2020

Monetary Base Grows Faster for Second Month

Accelerating growth in the monetary base is a positive sign for capital equipment consumption later in 2020.
Read more ...

« Prev | | Next »