ISM Non-Manufacturing Archive

Comments on Non-Mfg ISM

Looks from the chart we’re getting close to the post Bush tax cut, coming out of that recession highs, so we’re on track for our 3-5% read gdp growth guestimates. And the high productivity reported today reinforces our thoughts on unemployment coming down only slowly as well. Last time around the expansion ...Read More

2009-04-03 USER

[Skip to the end] Change in Nonfarm Payrolls (Released 8:30 EST) Change in Nonfarm Payrolls YoY (Released 8:30 EST) Nonfarm Payrolls ALLX (Released 8:30 EST) Unemployment Rate (Released 8:30 EST) Unemployment Rate ALLX 1 (Released 8:30 EST) Unemployment Rate ALLX 2 (Released 8:30 EST) Change in Manufacturing Payrolls (Released 8:30 EST) Change ...Read More

2009-03-04 USER

[Skip to the end]   It all still looks very, very weak. But so low that even small improvements will show high % gains. MBA Mortgage Applications (Released 7:00 EST) MBA Purchasing Applications (Released 7:00 EST) MBA Refinancing Applications (Released 7:00 EST) Challenger Job Cuts YoY (Released 7:30 EST) Challenger Job Cuts ...Read More

2009-02-04 USER

[Skip to the end] MBA Mortgage Applications (Released 7:00 EST) MBA Purchasing Applications (Released 7:00 EST) MBA Refinancing Applications (Released 7:00 EST) Challenger Job Cuts YoY (Released 7:30 EST) Challenger Job Cuts TABLE 1 (Released 7:30 EST) Challenger Job Cuts TABLE 2 (Released 7:30 EST) Challenger Job Cuts TABLE 3 (Released 7:30 ...Read More

2008-10-03 USER

[Skip to the end] Unemployment Rate (Released 8:30 EST) Unemployment Rate ALLX 1 (Released 8:30 EST) Unemployment Rate ALLX 2 (Released 8:30 EST) Change in Nonfarm Payrolls (Released 8:30 EST) Change in Nonfarm Payrolls YoY (Released 8:30 EST) Nonfarm Payrolls ALLX (Released 8:30 EST) Change in Manufacturing Payrolls (Released 8:30 EST) Change ...Read More

2008-01-04 US Economic Releases

Unemployment Rate (Dec) Survey 4.8% Actual 5.0% Prior 4.7% Revised n/a It comes from the household survey – been volatile. Change in Nonfarm Payrolls (Dec) Survey 70K Actual 18K Prior 94K Revised 115K Change in Manufacturing Payrolls (Dec) Survey -15K Actual -31K Prior -11K Revised -13K Payroll increases continue to decline modestly ...Read More

2007-12-05 US Economic Releases

  MBA Mortgage Applications (Nov 30) Survey n/a Actual 25.5% Prior -4.3% Revised -5.2% Mortgage banking purchase index is holding above 400 since April, and up nicely year over year. The ‘multiple application’ story is getting old. Challenger Job Cuts YoY (Nov) Survey n/a Actual -4.7% Prior -8.8% Revised n/a Modest improvement- ...Read More