Durable Goods – March 2016

By |2016-04-26T13:15:03-04:00April 26th, 2016|Categories: Leading|Tags: |

The factory sector posted a respectable March with orders for durable goods up 0.8 percent which follows a revised downswing of 3.1 percent in February and a very solid 4.3 percent gain in January. March reflects a big gain for [...]

Durable Goods Orders – August 2015

By |2015-09-29T17:16:32-04:00September 29th, 2015|Categories: Leading|Tags: |

Transportation equipment, specifically aircraft orders, are once again skewing durable goods orders which fell 2.0 percent in August as expected. Excluding transportation, durable goods were unchanged which is slightly lower than expected. Weakness here in part reflects a pause for [...]