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There’s No Resurgence In American Manufacturing. It’s A Myth.

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis. In a towering act of sycophantry, the National Association of Manufacturers announced Friday that it will be giving Ivanka Trump the organization’s first ever Alexander Hamilton Award for “extraordinary support of manufacturing in America.” The organization made the outrageous claim that “no one”  — no one! — has ever “provided singular leadership and shown an unwavering commitment to modern manufacturing in America” l...
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Will coronavirus pull factory orders down after manufacturing rebound?

The first phase of the trade deal between the U.S. and China brightened the outlooks for California and U.S. factory executives, but the dangerous virus in the Far East could pull the plug on that optimism. The coronavirus outbreak in China has sparked some concerns it could spiral out of control abroad and cause problems that would spill over into California’s manufacturing sector and its overall economy by cutting the number of customers for American-made goods. The national Purchasing Manager...
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US manufacturing hits highest level since July

The Institute for Supply Management said on Monday its index of national factory activity increased to a reading of 50.9 last month.
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National manufacturing survey still shows weak numbers

The study that measures the pace of manufacturing across the country continued to decline in November and is now at its lowest level since the end of the Great Recession. The Purchasing Managers Index, released monthly by the Tempe, Ariz.-based Institute for Supply Management, was at 47.2 in December, down from 49.1 a month earlier. It is at its lowest level since June 2009 and has declined for each of the last five months. There was a sharp decline in production in December, while new orders dr...
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Economies of 9 States Expected to Shrink in 2020, Fed Bank Says

Nine states’ economies are expected to slide into contraction within six months — the most since the financial crisis ended more than a decade ago, according to the latest projections from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. West Virginia’s economy is forecast to shrink the most, while a decline in neighboring Pennsylvania is anticipated to be the most severe since May 2009 during the tail-end of the Great Recession, figures released this week show. A faltering economic outlook in com...
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US services companies growth rebounds in October

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. service companies grew at a faster pace in October after sinking to a three-year low in September. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, reported Tuesday that its service index grew to 54.7% last month, up from 52.6% in September. Any reading above 50 signals growth. Measures of […]
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Rates head toward all-time lows

The slowing global economy is not the fault of the central banks, and it's beyond their repair. Global markets are slowing down for natural reasons, but we might be able to do something about the "unnatural" reasons: Predatory trade policies from the Chinese and the U.S.'s clumsy retaliation is worse than the initial injury.
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Another Fed Rate Cut Is Expected After Weak Economic Data

Key officials said they were open-minded about the need for further cuts. Then a flurry of bad economic data rolled in.
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US service companies grew at a slower pace in April

U.S. service companies grew at a slower pace in April, as business activity generally showed a leveling off. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, reported Friday that its service index fell to 55.5% last month, down from 56.1% in March. Any reading above 50 signals growth. Companies surveyed for the index […]
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US manufacturing activity slowed in April

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. manufacturers expanded at a slower pace in April, as measures of new orders, production and employment each slipped. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, says that its manufacturing index fell to 52.8 last month, down from 55.3 in March. Readings above 50 point toward an expansion in […]
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Survey: US manufacturing activity increased in March

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. manufacturers grew at a faster pace in March, as the pace of employment jumped and new orders and production improved. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, said Monday that its manufacturing index rose to 55.3 last month, up from 54.2 in February. Readings above 50 point toward […]
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Survey: US manufacturing grew at a slower pace in Februrary

BALTIMORE (AP) — American manufacturers expanded at a slower rate in February, as the pace of new orders, production and employment each slipped. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, says that its manufacturing index fell to 54.2 last month, down from 56.6 in January. Readings above 50 signal growth in manufacturing […]
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US factories grew at faster pace in January

WASHINGTON (AP) — American factories grew at a slightly faster pace in January than in the previous month when there had been a big slowdown in manufacturing activity. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, said Friday that its manufacturing index rose to 56.6 last month, up from a reading 54.3 in […]
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Bad stuff the stock market worried about is starting to happen

By Sarah Ponczek and Vildana Hajric, Bloomberg All of a sudden, the fundamentals aren’t looking as strong. First it was Apple Inc.’s $5 billion revenue miss, hints of which lopped 30 percent from its stock over three months. Now it’s a closely watched gauge of U.S. factory activity, which dropped to a two-year low and missed every estimate in a Bloomberg survey. What’s going on? Over and over in the fourth quarter, as the S&P 500 plunged 19.8 percent to the brink of a bear market, investors hear...
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Stocks plunge after Apple forecasts slower iPhone sales in China

By MARLEY JAY NEW YORK — Stocks went into a steep slide Thursday morning after Apple reported a slowdown in iPhone sales over the holidays in China, a hugely important market for the company. The rare warning of disappointing results from Apple sent a shudder through markets and reinforced fears among investors that the world’s second-largest economy is weakening. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 600 points about an hour into trading. The broader S&P 500 index was down 2.4 percent...
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US factories expanded at slowest pace in more than 2 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — American factories grew last month at the slowest pace in more than two years. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, says its manufacturing index dropped to 54.1 in December, down from 59.3 in November and lowest since November 2016. Anything above 50 signals growth, and American manufacturing has […]
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Survey: US services firms grew in November

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services firms grew at a slightly stronger pace in November, a sign that the recent stock market sell-offs have yet to dampen enthusiasm among consumers. The Institute for Supply Management, which is composed of purchasing managers, reports that its services index rose to 60.7 last month, up from 60.3 in October. […]
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Survey: US manufacturing grew in November

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. manufacturers expanded at a faster pace in November as new orders surged, a positive sign for economic growth heading into 2019. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, says its manufacturing index rose to 59.3 last month from 57.7 in October. Readings above 50 point to growth and […]
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US services firms' growth slipped in Oct. after record Sept.

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services firms expanded at a slightly slower rate in October, after achieving a record pace in September in a sign of the economy's strength and endurance.The Institute for Supply Management, which is composed... [Author: [email protected]]
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US factories grew more slowly in October

WASHINGTON (AP) — American manufacturers grew at a slower pace in October as factories contended with supply disruptions caused by trade disputes with China, Europe and other trading partners.The Institute for Supply Management,... [Author: [email protected]]
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US services firms grew at a record pace in September

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services firms expanded at a record pace last month, stepping up production and hiring, in another sign of strength for the American economy.The Institute for Supply Management, a trade group of purchasing... [Author: [email protected]]
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US services firms saw growth quicken in August

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services companies grew at a faster pace in August as business activity and new orders rebounded.The Institute for Supply Management says that its services index rose to 58.5 last month from 55.7 in July.... [Author: [email protected]]
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US services firms saw growth slowdown in July

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services companies grew at a slower pace in July as business activity and new orders slipped.The Institute for Supply Management says that its services index fell to 55.7 last month compared to 59.1 in June.... [Author: [email protected]]
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US factories grow at a slower pace in July

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factories grew at a slower pace in July, but American industry remains healthy.The Institute for Supply Management, a trade group of purchasing managers, says its manufacturing index slipped last month to... [Author: [email protected]]
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US services firms grew at faster pace in May

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services firms expanded at stronger pace in May compared to the prior month, as companies saw gains in business activity, new orders and employment.The Institute for Supply Management says its services index... [Author: [email protected]]
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U.S. Factory-Sector Activity Accelerated in May

The Institute for Supply Management on Friday said its manufacturing index rose to 58.7 in May from 57.3 in April.
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US services firms grew in April at slowest pace this year

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services firms grew at a slower pace in April compared to the prior month, as companies are reporting cost pressures from possible tariffs and a shortage of available workers.The Institute for Supply Management... [Author: [email protected]]
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Pace of US factory growth slows again in April

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. manufacturers say the pace of their expansion continued to slow in April, with many factories saying their output is still growing but is crimped by shortages of workers and skills. The Institute for Supply Management, a trade group of purchasing managers, reported Tuesday that its manufacturing index fell to 57.3 percent […]
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US services firms' expansion slips a bit in February

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services firms grew more slowly in February compared with the previous month, but still expanded at a healthy clip.The Institute for Supply Management says its services index slipped to 59.5, from 59.9 in... [Author: [email protected]]
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