Monday, January 03, 2011

ISM Manufacturing Report on Business: December 2010

Today, the Institute for Supply Management released their latest Report on Business for the manufacturing sector indicating that economic activity continued to expand in December with an increase from November and an indication that most measures are in expansion.

At 57.0 the purchasing manager’s composite index (PMI) increased 0.71% since November climbing 3.83% above the level seen a year earlier.