• September growth for US manufacturing, fifth straight month

    24 days ago - By Stl Today

    SILVER SPRING, Md. - U.S manufacturing grew at a slightly slower pace last month, continuing to rebound from spring's coronavirus recession.
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  • Unemployment marches higher in Europe as pandemic grinds on

    Unemployment marches higher in Europe as pandemic grinds on

    24 days ago - By Stl Today

    FRANKFURT, Germany - Unemployment rose for a fifth straight month in Europe in August and is expected to grow further amid concern that extensive government support programs won't be able keep many businesses hit by coronavirus restrictions afloat forever.
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  • US manufacturing grows in August for fifth straight month

    US manufacturing grows in August for fifth straight month

    24 days ago - By Chron

    SILVER SPRING, Md. - U.S manufacturing grew at a slightly slower pace last month, continuing a rebound from spring's coronavirus recession.
    The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, said Thursday that its manufacturing index fell to 55.4 in September from 56 in August. Anything above 50 signals growth, and U.S. manufacturing has expanded now for five consecutive months.
    The ISM reported that new orders and production grew in September, though at a slower pace. Employment contracted for the 14th straight month, though with a reading of 49.6, came very close...
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