U.S. Factory Orders Fell 0.5% In August

(For August 2010)

U.S. factory orders fell 0.5% in August. The consensus was at -0.3%, prior reading was at 0.1%.

Factory shipments fell 0.6%, July reading was at  1.2%.

We have gap in the making between orders and shipments.

Chart 1. U.S. Manufacturers New Orders & Shipments


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