Monday Economic Report

  • Monday Economic Report - April 17, 2017

    17 April 2017 | eNewsletter

    This week, we will find out whether the manufacturers can increase production for the seventh straight month, building on recent progress in the sector.

  • Monday Economic Report - April 10, 2017

    10 April 2017 | eNewsletter

    The recent uptick in optimism in the sector has begun to translate into better job growth, especially when contrasted with the employment declines seen as recently as last autumn.

  • Monday Economic Report - April 3, 2017

    03 April 2017 | eNewsletter

    93.3 percent of manufacturers are either somewhat or very positive about their own company’s outlook, up from 56.6 percent one year ago and 77.8 percent in December.

  • Monday Economic Report - March 27, 2017

    27 March 2017 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy appears to be turning a corner as many indicators released last week hit multiyear highs.

  • Monday Economic Report - March 20, 2017

    20 March 2017 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. economy appears to be turning a corner as many indicators released last week hit multiyear highs.

  • Monday Economic Report - March 13, 2017

    13 March 2017 | eNewsletter

    The U.S. labor market continues to strengthen. Manufacturers are more optimistic in their economic outlook and significantly less cautious about hiring than this time last year.

  • Monday Economic Report - March 6, 2017

    06 March 2017 | eNewsletter

    Manufacturing activity continued to accelerate, rising to multiyear highs and buoyed by expectations that demand and output will benefit from possible pro-growth policies emanating from Washington.

  • Monday Economic Report - February 27, 2017

    27 February 2017 | eNewsletter

    For now, manufacturers are cautiously optimistic in their economic outlook.

  • Monday Economic Report - February 20, 2017

    20 February 2017 | eNewsletter

    Manufacturing production expanded for the fourth consecutive month.

  • Monday Economic Report - February 13, 2017

    13 February 2017 | eNewsletter

    Manufacturing production rebounded somewhat in December, but over the past 12 months, output was up a rather stagnant 0.2 percent.

  • Monday Economic Report - February 6, 2017

    06 February 2017 | eNewsletter

    The Institute for Supply Management’s Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index continued to grow rather strongly, accelerating to its fastest pace since November 2014.

  • Monday Economic Report - January 30, 2017

    30 January 2017 | eNewsletter

    The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported that the U.S. economy grew 1.9 percent at the annual rate in the fourth quarter in preliminary data.

  • Monday Economic Report - January 23, 2017

    23 January 2017 | eNewsletter

    The Federal Reserve reported that manufacturing production rebounded in December after pulling lower in November, with output in the sector up 0.2 percent in the latest release.

  • Monday Economic Report - January 17, 2017

    17 January 2017 | eNewsletter

    Consumers and small business owners have expressed rising confidence levels about the economy in recent data, with the data jumping significantly since the election.

  • Monday Economic Report - January 9, 2017

    09 January 2017 | eNewsletter

    Economic data on manufacturing activity were mixed last week, but for those who are optimists, there were also signs that demand, output and hiring might accelerate moving forward.