Skip to comments.Manufacturing activity edges up in September
Posted on 10/03/2011 8:08:27 AM PDT by Free Vulcan
Manufacturing activity picked up a bit in September, according to a key survey released Monday that suggests a slow-growing economy that has nonetheless avoided falling into recession.
The Institute for Supply Managements manufacturing index rose to 51.6% from 50.6% in August. Economists polled by MarketWatch had anticipated an unchanged reading.
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