US Services Sector Grows, Tops Estimates: ISM Index
The U.S. services sector grew in February and topped Wall Street's estimates, the ISM non-manufacturing index showed on Tuesday.
The index rose to 56.0 last month from 55.2 in January.
Economists polled by Reuters predicted ISM non-manufacturing activity fell slightly in February to 55.0. A reading above 50 indicates a sector expansion.