"Morning Call" Preview on ISM Numbers
We're going to have the ISM numbers just as soon as they are released.
The report-- from The Institute for Supply Management will probably show its manufacturing index for November was at 51.8. That compares with October's reading of 51.2-- which was the lowest since June 2003. This shows that automakers are slowing production--and it also shows a slump in the U.S. housing market.