Economic Reports Chicago PMI

  • BEIJING, Sept 1- Activity in China's manufacturing sector picked up unexpectedly in August but gains were modest, an official survey showed on Thursday, suggesting the world's second-largest economy is steadying but still sluggish. The better-than-expected reading may reinforce growing views among investors that China's central bank will be in no hurry...

  • BEIJING, Sept 1- Activity in China's services industry expanded again in August, but at a slightly slower pace than in the previous month, an official survey showed on Thursday. The official non-manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index stood at 53.5 in August, compared to the previous month's reading of 53.9 and above the 50- point mark that separates growth...

  • BEIJING, Sept 1- Activity in China's manufacturing sector unexpectedly expanded in August, though growth was modest, an official survey showed on Thursday. The official Purchasing Managers' Index rose to 50.4 in August, compared with the previous month's 49.9 and above the 50- point mark that separates growth from contraction on a monthly basis.

  • Chicago PMI: 51.5 (Aug) vs. 55.8 (July)

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, Chicago PMI and the U.S. dollar.

  • BEIJING, Aug 29- Activity in China's manufacturing sector likely shrank for a second straight month in August but at a marginal pace, a Reuters poll showed, suggesting the economy is steadying even as the government vows to cut more industrial overcapacity. Profits earned by China's industrial firms grew the fastest in four months in July, aided by improving...

  • BEIJING, Aug 29- Activity in China's manufacturing sector likely shrank for a second straight month in August but at a marginal pace, a Reuters poll showed, suggesting the economy is steadying even as the government vows to cut more industrial overcapacity. Profits earned by China's industrial firms grew the fastest in four months in July, aided by improving...

  • *Nikkei pressured as dollar declines to 100 yen. LONDON, Aug 23- World shares crept up on Tuesday while the dollar lost ground as investors awaited further clues on whether the Federal Reserve will raise U.S. interest rates this year. Early encouragement came from France where surprisingly upbeat PMI figures showed the private sector growing at its fastest pace...

  • *UK all-sector PMI drops to lowest since April 2009. LONDON, Aug 3- Britain's economy is shrinking at its fastest rate since the financial crisis after last month's Brexit vote, making a Bank of England rate cut on Thursday a "foregone conclusion", a closely watched survey of businesses showed. Wednesday's numbers- which broadly match an early version two weeks ago-...

  • *Bank of England expected to cut interest rates on Thursday. LONDON, Aug 2- Britain's construction industry suffered its sharpest downturn in seven years last month, according to a business survey on Tuesday, the latest to suggest the economy is at risk of recession after June's Brexit vote. Overall there was little in the construction PMI to challenge...

  • *UK construction PMI weakest since June 2009. *Bank of England expected to cut interest rates on Thursday. The Markit/CIPS UK Construction Purchasing Managers' Index inched down to 45.9 in July from 46.0 in June-- the lowest reading since June 2009 and some way below the 50 mark that divides growth from contraction.

  • LONDON, Aug 2- Sterling trod water against the dollar and euro on Tuesday, as traders awaited a survey from the construction sector that will provide more evidence of how Britain's economy is performing since its vote to leave the EU. The construction PMI is due at 0830 GMT and will be the penultimate piece of data the Bank of England sees before it makes a policy...

  • *Reuters poll on expectations for Bank of England reuters:// realtime/verb= Open/url= cpurl:// apps.cp./ Apps/cb-polls? LONDON, Aug 1- Sterling pulled back on Monday from highs hit against the dollar late last week, as a manufacturing survey brought more worrying signs on the economy before a Bank of England meeting expected to cut interest rates to a record low.

  • *Reuters poll on expectations for Bank of England reuters:// realtime/verb= Open/url= cpurl:// apps.cp./ Apps/cb-polls? LONDON, Aug 1- Sterling pulled back on Monday from highs hit against the dollar late last week, as a manufacturing survey brought more worrying signs on the economy before a Bank of England meeting expected to cut interest rates to a record low.

  • LONDON, Aug 1- Britain's June 23 referendum decision to leave the European Union has had far-reaching consequences for the world's economy, businesses, investors and politics. Britain's flash manufacturing PMI on July 22 was terrible. And just in case there is any doubt: The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales says its business confidence...

  • LONDON, Aug 1- Britain's June 23 referendum decision to leave the European Union has had far-reaching consequences for the world's economy, businesses, investors and politics. Britain's flash manufacturing PMI on July 22 was terrible. And just in case there is any doubt: The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales says its business confidence...

  • LONDON, Aug 1- Britain's June 23 referendum decision to leave the European Union has had far-reaching consequences for the world's economy, businesses, investors and politics. Britain's flash manufacturing PMI on July 22 was terrible. And just in case there is any doubt: The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales says its business confidence...

  • LONDON, Aug 1- Britain's June 23 referendum decision to leave the European Union has had far-reaching consequences for the world's economy, businesses, investors and politics. Britain's flash manufacturing PMI on July 22 was terrible. And just in case there is any doubt: The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales says its business confidence...

  • *Reuters poll on expectations for Bank of England reuters:// realtime/verb= Open/url= cpurl:// apps.cp./ Apps/cb-polls? LONDON, Aug 1- Sterling pulled back on Monday from highs against the dollar hit late last week, as a manufacturing sector survey brought more worrying signs on the economy ahead of a Bank of England meeting expected to cut interest rates to a new record...

  • BEIJING, Aug 1- Activity in China's manufacturing sector unexpectedly shrank in July, an official survey showed on Monday, with small and medium-sized firms leading the fall and reinforcing fears that the economy may once again be losing momentum. After expanding for three consecutive months from March to May, growth in China's factory sector stalled in June,...

  • BEIJING, Aug 1- Activity in China's services industry expanded in July at a faster pace than the previous month, an official survey showed on Monday. The official non-manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index stood at 53.9 in July, compared with the previous month's reading of 53.7 and well above the 50- point mark that separates growth from contraction on a...