durable goods

Government, Business, Equipment

US Durable Goods Orders Rise 2.3% in May

Boeing jets sit parked near Boeing's production facility in Everett, Wash. (Elaine Thompson/Associated Press) Boeing jets sit parked near Boeing's production facility in Everett, Wash. (Elaine Thompson/Associated Press)

Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods rose for the 12th time in the last 13 months in May, pulled up by surging demand for civilian aircraft.

Paul Wiseman | Associated Press
June 24, 2021
Government, Business

Orders for US Durable Goods Climb 3.4% in January

Stoves sit on a display at a Home Depot location in Boston. (Steven Senne/Associated Press) Steven Senne/Associated Press

Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket goods shot up 3.4% in January, pulled up by surge in orders for civilian aircraft. A category that tracks business investment posted a more modest gain, the Commerce Department reported Feb. 25.

Paul Wiseman | Associated Press
February 25, 2021
Government, Business

Orders for Big-Ticket Manufactured Goods Up 0.9% in November

Javad Memarzadeh dusts washers on display in a Home Depot location in Boston on Oct. 29. Javad Memarzadeh dusts washers on display in a Home Depot location in Boston on Oct. 29. (Steven Senne/Associated Press)

Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticketed manufactured goods rose a moderate 0.9% in November with a key category that tracks business investment plans showing a gain.

Martin Crutsinger | Associated Press
December 23, 2020
Business, Equipment

September Factory Orders Up 1.9%

Ford Motor employees inspect a ventilator on May 13. (Carlos Osorio/Associated Press)

Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods rose a stronger-than-expected 1.9% in September with a key category that tracks business investment showing a solid gain as well.

Martin Crutsinger | Associated Press
October 27, 2020
Government, Business, Equipment

Durable Goods Orders Slow While Business Investment Remains Sturdy

A customer views a refrigerator displayed for sale at an appliance story in San Jose, Calif. A customer views a refrigerator displayed for sale at an appliance story in San Jose, Calif. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

U.S. orders for durable goods increased in August at a slower pace than expected, restrained by declines in bookings for motor vehicles and military equipment, though a gauge of business investment rose more than forecast.

Reade Pickert | Bloomberg News
September 25, 2020
Government, Business, Equipment, Logistics

Durable Goods Orders Unexpectedly Accelerate in July

GE washing machines are displayed at a home appliance store in California. GE washing machines are displayed at a home appliance store in California. Orders for durable goods rose by more than double estimates in July. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

U.S. orders for durable goods rose in July by more than double estimates amid a continued surge in automobile demand, indicating factories will help support the economic rebound in coming months.

Reade Pickert | Bloomberg News
August 26, 2020
Business, Equipment

US Durable Goods Orders Plunge Most Since 2014 on Pandemic

A worker powder coats tools parts in Bushnell, Ill., in 2017. A worker powder coats tools parts in Bushnell, Ill., in 2017. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)

U.S. orders for durable goods declined in March by the most since 2014 as the coronavirus and slumping oil prices reverberated through the manufacturing sector and spurred cancelled orders for Boeing Co. airplanes.

Katia Dmitrieva | Bloomberg News
April 24, 2020
Business, Equipment

Orders for US Durable Goods Advance 2.4% in December

Unsold Clubman SUVs sit at a Mini dealership in Colorado in August 2019. A line of unsold Clubman SUVs sit at a Mini dealership in Colorado in August 2019. Orders for motor vehicles and parts dipped 0.9% in December. (David Zalubowski/Associated Press)

Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods rose in December as a big jump in demand for military aircraft offset a sharp decline in commercial aircraft that reflected Boeing’s continued problems with its 737 Max.

Martin Crutsinger | Associated Press
January 28, 2020
Government, Business

Durable Goods Orders Edge Up 0.2% in August

shoppers look at washer-dryers Shoppers check out washers and dryers at a Boston Home Depot. (Steven Senne/AP)

WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods showed a slight increase in August but a key sector that tracks business investment plans declined, likely reflecting fallout from President Donald Trump’s trade wars.

Martin Crutsinger | Associated Press
September 27, 2019
Government, Business

Durable Goods Orders Rise 2.1% in July

Weber grills at Home Depot Weber grills for sale at a Home Depot. (Charles Krupa/AP)

WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories for large manufactured goods rose for the second straight month, but the strength again came from a big increase in the volatile aircraft category.

Matt Ott | AP Business Writer
August 26, 2019

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