ISM Index


  • January Effect Could Help Keep Bid in Stocks Tuesday, 3 Jan 2012 | 7:46 PM ET
    New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

    Stocks started the new year with a  bang and could continue to lift off Wednesday, as investors focus on the groups that got left behind in 2011

  • US Factory Growth Shows Jobs Might Be Picking Up Tuesday, 3 Jan 2012 | 12:36 PM ET
    Unemployed Americans attend a National Career Fair

    US manufacturing activity—as well as employment in the sector—rose to the highest level since June, the latest sign that Friday’s jobs number may be better than some expect.

  • Investing in the US Is Best: Analyst Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011 | 7:19 AM ET
    Car Manufacturing

    Investors may expect slowing growth in the U.S. — a theory that Tuesday's ISM data seem to support. According to TheStreet however, manufacturing businesses are fueling the U.S. recovery in this country and quality stocks may be worth considering buying now.

  • ISM Non Manufacturing     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli shares how yields are moving since the ISM numbers hit 53.0.

  • What Does the ISM Index Say?     Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 2:07 PM ET

    Taking a look at the ISM index and perspective on whether another recession is in the cards, with Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors president, and Kurt Karl, Swiss Re chief U.S. economist.

  • Jobs & the Markets     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 10:34 AM ET

    Perspective on Friday's jobs data and its impact on the market and the economy, with Ethan Harris, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, and David Kelly, JP Morgan Funds.

  • ISM Manufacturing & Construction Spending     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 10:02 AM ET

    Breaking down the data on August's ISM manufacturing and July's construction spending numbers, with CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman, and perspective on the U.S. economy, with Stuart Hoffman, PNC Financial chief economist

  • Double Dip on the Way?     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 8:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman with a look at which countries got the highest credit ratings, and discussing whether the U.S. economy is headed for a double dip recession, with Eric Lascelles, RBC Global Asset Management chief economist, and Steve Blitz, ITG Investment Research senior economist.

  • Pulse of the Small Investor     Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 11:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Brad Goode with a look at how individual investors are holding up in this volatile market, and what they should do to protect their investments, with Brian Kelly, Brian Kelly Capital, and CNBC's Gary Kaminsky.

  • Where is the Economy Headed?     Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 11:14 AM ET

    Despite an encouraging jobs report, is the economy headed for a recession? Paul Ballew, Nationwide chief economist, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli weigh in.

  • Is the Soft Patch Over?     Tuesday, 5 Jul 2011 | 11:13 AM ET

    Discussing whether the U.S. economy is really on the road to recovery, with Mark Vitner, Wells Fargo Securities, and Steven Ricchiuto, Mizuho Securities.

  • Basis for Optimism?     Friday, 1 Jul 2011 | 2:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the better-than-expected ISM number and why the market seems to have taken that as a sign things are getting better.

  • ISM Manufacturing Index Released     Friday, 1 Jul 2011 | 10:13 AM ET

    Breaking down the latest economic data as well as the market for manufacturing jobs, with CNBC's Rick Santelli; Jerry Jasinowski, former National Association of Manufacturers president; and Larry Mocha, Air Power Systems president.

  • May ISM Non-Manufacturing Index Hits 54.6     Friday, 3 Jun 2011 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaking down the numbers on the latest, ISM data on non-manufacturing jobs.

  • On the Brink of a Double-Dip?     Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 2:06 PM ET

    Breaking down recent disappointing data for signs of a double-dip in the economy, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson; Charles Reinhard, Morgan Stanley, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • QE3 for the Economy?     Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 1:12 PM ET

    Discussing whether the Fed will implement a third round of quantitative easing and why it would be more damaging than helpful, with Mohamed El-Erian, PIMCO CEO, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • March ISM Index     Friday, 1 Apr 2011 | 10:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli with the latest on the March ISM Index.

  • US Economy Over the Worst: KPMG Executive Survey Monday, 28 Mar 2011 | 6:03 AM ET

    In another sign the American economy is on the comeback trail, a new survey from KPMG shows optimism is improving among U.S. manufacturing and service industry executives. Executives in both key sectors say the worst is behind us.

  • ISM Index Partner Story Sunday, 1 Dec 2002 | 12:00 AM ET