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August ISM manufacturing index 49.4 vs 52.0 expected

August US manufacturing PMI from ISM

Weak report but the market has a habit of brushing aside manufacturing numbers.

  • Prior was 52.0
  • Prices paid 53.0 vs 54.8 exp
  • Prior prices paid 55.0
  • New orders 49.1
  • Prior new orders 56.9
  • Employment 48.3 vs 49.4 prior
  • Employment at lowest since March
  • Production 49.6 vs 55.4 prior

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