Trend Results : Chicago PMI

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Monday: Chicago PMI, Pending Home Sales

From the WSJ: Divergent Paths for U.S., European Central BanksThis break in rate policy, particularly between the Fed and the European Central Bank, could strengthen the dollar even further against the euro, crimping U.S. exporters while giving a leg up to European ones.The divergent paths highlight how much more vigorous the U.S. Show More Summary

Economic Statistics for 23 Nov 15

The Chicago Fed National Activity Index rose sharply in October, from -0.37 to a still-negative -0.04. The PMI Manufacturing Index Flash for October fell -1.4 points to 52.6. Existing home sales fell -3.4% in October to a lower-than-expected annualized rate of 5.36 million. Dale’s social media profiles: Twitter | Facebook | Google+

Succinct Summations of Week’s Event’s 10.30.15

Succinct Summations for the week ending October 2nd, 2015 Positives: The S&P 500 just completed its best month since October 2010. ECI rose 0.6%, in line with estimates. Chicago PMI rose 50 56.2, up from 48.7 previously. Initial jobless claims came in at 260k; the 4-week average is down to 259.25k. Negatives: U.S. GDP grew...Read More

Chicago PMI Soars To Highest Since January With 7-Sigma Beat On Huge Inventory Build

Having spent most of 2015 below the 50 (deteriorating) level, Chicago PMI bounced incredibly hard in October from 48.7 to 56.2. This is the highest level since January, the biggest MoM jump since August 2014, and above even the highest economist estimate (7 standard deviations above the median). Show More Summary

Chicago PMI increases Sharply, Final October Consumer Sentiment at 90.0

Chicago PMI: Oct Chicago Business Barometer Up 7.5 Points To 56.2 The Chicago Business Barometer increased 7.5 points to 56.2 in October from 48.7 in September, led by strong gains in both Production and New Orders.The sharp increase...Show More Summary

Here comes Chicago PMI ... (USD)

The latest reading on manufacturing and services activity in the Midwest region will be out at 9:45 a.m. ET. Economists estimate that the Chicago purchasing manager's index was 49.4 in October, up from 48.7 in the prior period. The business barometer is a survey of manufacturers and servicers in the area, with a split of about 60/40 respectively. Show More Summary

Friday: Personal Income and Outlays, Employment Cost Index, Chicago PMI, Consumer Sentiment

Earlier today, the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate released some predictions for 2016: [W]e are forecasting housing starts of 1.14 million units this year and 1.42 million units and 1.44 million units in 2016 and 2017, respectively....Our...Show More Summary

American manufacturing is in recession (DIA, SPX, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM)

Here's a bad thing: American manufacturing is in a recession. On Wednesday, we got the latest data on manufacturing activity in the Midwest from the Chicago PMI reading, which unexpectedly showed activity contracted in September. The Institute for Supply Management's Milwaukee report on business also indicated a contraction in activity. Show More Summary

Economic Statistics for 30 Sep 15

The MBA reports that mortgage applications fell -6.7% last week, with purchases down -6.0% and refis down -8.0%. ADP reports an estimate of 200,000 net new private-sector jobs for September. The Chicago PMI dropped -5.7 points to 48.7. A reading below 50 indicates a contraction. This is a volatile indicator, however, it is often seen […]

Chicago PMI Unexpectedly Dives to Negative Tetrritory; Production at Lowest Since July 2009; Emanuel's Tax Hike Will Make Matters Worse

The Chicago PMI is in negative territory, plunging to 48.7 from a prior reading of 54.4 and a Bloomberg Consensus Estimate of 53.6. Giant swings are common enough for the Chicago PMI which collapsed nearly 6 points in September to a sub-50 reading of 48.7. Show More Summary

6 Out Of 6 Fed Surveys Say US Is In Recession

For the first time since 2009, all six major Fed regional activity surveys are in contraction territory. So, time to hike rates? Charts: Bloomberg This sums it all up nicely: Chicago PMI, most important regional survey, puts ISM at 46.9%. Show More Summary

Stocks, Commodities Surge On 'QE4 Hope' After Chicago PMI Collapse

"Bad news is good news" again... for the global money-printing reflation trade... Some context for this surge... But it appears stocks are losing faith.. Charts: Bloomberg

Chicago PMI "Bounce" Is Dead - PMI Plunges Back To Recessionary Levels

The brief dead cat inventory-stacking bounce in Chicago PMI is over. With a print of 48.7, back below 50, (against hope-strewn expectations of 52.9) this was below the lowest economist estimate and the lowest since May. Aside from employment...Show More Summary

Chicago PMI declined sharply in September

Chicago PMI: Sep Chicago Business Barometer Down 5.7 Points to 48.7 The Chicago Business Barometer declined 5.7 points to 48.7 in September as Production growth collapsed and New Orders fell sharply.The drop in the Barometer to below...Show More Summary

Here comes Chicago PMI ...

At 9:45 a.m. ET, we'll get the latest reading on manufacturing activity in the Midwest. The Chicago purchasing manager's index is estimated among economists at 53.0 for September, down from 54.4 in August. Earlier this year, manufacturing slumped into contraction (indicated by an index reading below 50). Show More Summary

Wednesday: Unlikely Government Shutdown, ADP Employment, Chicago PMI

It seems likely a shutdown tomorrow will be avoided, but the votes will be at the last minute. Of course there might be a shutdown later this year.From the WSJ: GOP leaders are negotiating with Obama on two-year budget deal; a stopgap...Show More Summary

Economic Statistics for 31 Aug 15

The Chicago PMI fell -0.3 points in August, to 54.4.  The Dallas Fed manufacturing survey slid deeper into contractionary territory in August, falling from -4.6 to -15.8. Dale’s social media profiles: Twitter | Facebook | Google+

Inventory Grows in Economic Liftoff Anticipation

The Chicago PMI reading came in just shy of the Bloomberg Econoday Estimate of 54.9. The headline for August looks solid, at 54.4 for the Chicago PMI, but the details look weak. New orders and production both slowed and order backlogs fell into deeper contraction. Show More Summary

Chicago PMI falls marginally

Key Midwestern manufacturing gauge slips modestly in August.

Chicago PMI decreases slightly in August

Chicago PMI: August Chicago Business Barometer Down 0.3 Point to 54.4 The Chicago Business Barometer held on to most of July’s gain, falling just a fraction to 54.4 in Augustfrom 54.7 in July. While below the highs seen towards the end...Show More Summary

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