Usa, indice Pmi Chicago supera attese a febbraio, massimo 11 mesi

giovedì 28 febbraio 2013 15:52
 

28 febbraio (Reuters) - The Institute for Supply
Management-Chicago said on Thursday its index of Midwest
business activity rose in February to 56.8 from 55.6 January.  
   A Reuters survey of economists on average expected a median  
reading of 54.3 in February versus the January figure of 55.6.  
  (seasonal adj)     
                        Feb    Jan    Dec    Nov    Oct    Sept 
  
NAPM-Chicago            56.8   55.6   50.0   50.2   50.7   50.9 
Production              60.2   60.9   52.4   53.4   53.6   56.1 
New Orders*             60.2   58.2   50.4   45.9   50.6   49.3 
Order Backlog*          50.9   46.6   45.1   48.2   45.6   44.2 
Inventories             50.1   55.0   48.7   47.8   49.6   50.6 
Employment*             55.7   58.0   46.8   53.6   51.1   53.1 
Supplier Deliveries*    50.3   49.9   52.8   57.9   51.0   53.3 
Prices Paid             61.8   60.7   62.9   69.3   60.8   63.6 
  
The * indicates components used to calculate index.