Economic Reports Chicago PMI

  • *China sees 7th month of manufacturing contraction. Manufacturing output across much of Asia shrank in February while waning throughout Europe and remaining sluggish in the U.S., according to surveys of purchasing managers on Tuesday. The global PMI combines survey data from countries including the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Britain, China and...

  • LONDON, March 1- Global manufacturing growth stagnated last month as falling prices failed to stop a deceleration in new orders, pushing factories to trim workforces, a business survey showed on Tuesday. "Inflows of new business and production volumes barely rose, while the trend in international trade deteriorated," said David Hensley, a director at JPMorgan.

  • NEW YORK, March 1- The U.S. economy's manufacturing sector contracted in February but at a slower pace than the previous month, according to an industry report released on Tuesday. The Institute for Supply Management said its index of national factory activity rose to 49.5 from 48.2 the month before. The reading was above expectations of 48.5 from a Reuters poll...

  • *Downbeat PMI surveys raise hopes of more steps from Beijing, ECB. *Wall Street expect to open up 0.5 pct ahead of data deluge. Asia had risen as weak China data fanned hopes for more stimulus there, and it was the same story in Europe as euro zone manufacturing activity expanded at its weakest pace for a year despite more deep discounting and slumped to a near...

  • *Downbeat PMI surveys raise hopes of more steps from Beijing, ECB. Asia had risen after weak China data fanned stimulus hopes there, and the same pattern emerged in Europe as euro zone manufacturing activity expanded at its weakest pace for a year despite more deep discounting. The hopes for the central bank helped Germany's DAX jump 1.8 percent and France's CAC...

  • With growing uncertainty about the health of the global economy and the approach of Britain's European Union membership referendum, the Markit/CIPS manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index fell sharply to 50.8, below all the forecasts in a Reuters poll, from 52.9 in January. The survey showed demand at home slowed while export orders fell, a double whammy for...

  • LONDON, March 1- The euro hit its lowest in almost three years against the yen and Europe's shares extended their best run of the year on Tuesday, as data from the region's big economies bolstered the case for another strong dose of ECB stimulus next week. Markit's Purchasing Managers' Index will make gloomy reading for the European Central Bank, coming little more...

  • Chicago PMI badly misses estimates at 47.6 vs. 54

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest PMI numbers with MNI Chicago Bureau Chief Alyce Andres-Frantz.

  • Chicago PMI 42.9

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports a big miss on Midwest manufacturing numbers.

  • Santelli: Breakaway 'rate' trade

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest results from the Chicago PMI.

  • How bad is China’s PMI data?

    Gavin Parry, managing director at Parry International Trading Limited, explains why China’s PMI data should be seen as a “positive cannibalization” to its old world economy of manufacturing.

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    The Chicago Purchasing Managers Index showed unexpected weakness in September, with the gauge dropping below 50.

  • Chicago PMI (Sept.) 48.7 vs. 54.4 (August)

    This is the weakest read since May, reports CNBC's Rick Santelli with the latest PMI number.

  • Euro zone business activity accelerated at its fastest pace in more than four years last month as Italy turned in its best performance since early 2011 and German growth strengthened, surveys showed on Thursday.

  • Santelli Exchange: Key economic gauge

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Alyce Andres-Frantz, MNI Chicago Bureau Chief, discuss Chicago PMI at 54.4, and demand forecasts.

  • August Chicago PMI 54.4

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on manufacturing

  • June's Chicago PMI: 49.4

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest data on Midwest manufacturing.

  • China stimulus: More to be done?

    Fred Neumann, co-head of Asian economic research at HSBC, says that with China's PMI below 50 for the third month running is "very worrying", adding that more needs to be done with stimulus.

  • Euro zone May manufacturing PMI: Reaction

    Philip Shaw, chief economist at Investec, says despite euro zone's May manufacturing PMI data being a little "disappointing", it's a slow and steady trend in the right direction.

  • Santelli Exchange: Chicago PMI reax

    Alyce Andres-Frantz, MNI Chicago bureau chief, joins CNBC's Rick Santelli to discuss Chicago PMI data.