Manufacturing Blow Out! Trump Economy Roars To 16 Year High.
Markets Pause As Trump Tariff Threat Looms, Economy Slows.
Speak Softly and Carry A Big Rain Check Strong gains in U.S. equities this morning were based on two factors. First, the ADP National Employment Report tallied a 195,000 jobs gain, up from 142,000 last month and beating forecasts. Not gaudy 2018 numbers, but a strong reading nonetheless. Second, China’s…
U.S. Manufacturing Shrinks In August Sino-American trade worries plus worse than expected economic data today cooled equity markets. The Institute for Supply Management’s purchasing manager’s index reading of 49.1 is the lowest in three years, down from 51.2 last month. Further, the ISM reading is below the expansion/contraction line of…
ISM Posts Healthy Gains, ADP Shows Disappointing May For Jobs After Very Robust April
May ISM, Markit PMI Data: Continued Economic Expansion, But Softer
Private Payrolls Up, Non-Farm and Fed Announcement Upcoming