Usa, indice Pmi Chicago luglio 50,8, sopra consensus 49,0

giovedì 31 luglio 2008 15:57
 

 July 31 (Reuters) - The National Association of Purchasing
Management-Chicago said on Thursday its index of Midwest
business activity rose in July to 50.8 from a seasonally
adjusted 49.6 in June.     
 Economists polled by Reuters had forecast a July figure of
49.0.                July   June  May   April   March  Feb
(seasonal adj) 
 NAPM-Chicago       50.8   49.6  49.1  48.3     48.2   44.5
Production*           49.2   45.1  51.5  53.0    50.4   46.5
New Orders*           53.5   52.0  56.1  53.0    53.9   48.8
Order Backlog*        45.7   42.3  46.8  39.5    36.8   38.3
Inventories           54.9   50.5  42.2  51.9    42.0   46.0
Employment*           45.9   46.7  41.2  35.3    44.6   33.5
Supplier Deliveries*  60.8   58.8  51.0  52.5    54.9   39.6
Prices Paid*          90.7   85.5  87.5  82.9    83.9   79.4 
The * indicates components used to calculate index.