Usa, indice Ism manifatturiero agosto 49,6 inferiore ad attese

martedì 4 settembre 2012 16:05
 

4 settembre, (Reuters) - The Institute for Supply Management on Tuesday reported its monthly indexes of manufacturing activity for August.

A listing of the main ISM components follows:

Aug July June May April March Feb PMI 49.6 49.8 49.7 53.5 54.8 53.4 52.4 New Orders 47.1 48.0 47.8 60.1 58.2 54.5 54.9 Production 47.2 51.3 51.0 55.6 61.0 58.3 55.3 Employment 51.6 52.0 56.6 56.9 57.3 56.1 53.2 Supplier Delvs 49.3 48.7 48.9 48.7 49.2 48.0 49.0 Inventories 53.0 49.0 44.0 46.0 48.5 50.0 49.5 Prices 54.0 39.5 37.0 47.5 61.0 61.0 61.5 Backlog Ords 42.5 43.0 44.5 47.0 49.5 52.5 52.0 Exports 47.0 46.5 47.5 53.5 59.0 54.0 59.5 Imports 49.0 50.5 53.5 53.5 53.5 53.5 54.0 FORECAST: Reuters survey of economists on average expected a median reading of 50.0 in August versus a July reading of 49.8. THE SURVEY: The Manufacturing ISM Report On Business is based on data provided monthly by purchasing executives at over 350 industrial companies. It reflects changes in the current month compared with the previous month. Responses are raw data. FULL TEXT: Reuters Terminal users should click for the text of the Institute for Supply Management's Purchasing Managers Survey. It can be found on the Internet at the following address: www.ism.ws

Keywords: USA ECONOMY/ISM