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Factory Orders Jump 10.5% in July

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Factory orders increased 10.5% in July, the largest gain since records began in 1992, the Commerce Department reported Sept. 3.

September 3, 2014
Business

Factory Production Jumps 1% on Equipment Demand

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Factory production increased in July at the fastest pace in five months as capital spending climbed and motor vehicle demand surged, indicating the industry is helping propel the U.S. economy.

August 15, 2014
Business

Factory Orders Rise 1.1% in June

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Factory orders increased 1.1% in June, the biggest gain in three months, the Commerce Department reported Aug. 5.

August 5, 2014
Business

U.S. Factory Activity Expands by Most in Three Years, ISM Says

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U.S. factory activity expanded in July at the fastest pace in more than three years, the Institute for Supply Management reported Aug. 1.

August 1, 2014
Business

Factories Sustain Gains as Growth Picks Up

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American factories, propelled by the strongest orders of the year, sustained gains in June and are poised to be part of the rebound in economic growth.

July 2, 2014
Business

Factory Orders Rise for Third Consecutive Month in April

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Factory orders increased for a third consecutive month, rising 0.7% in April, the Commerce Department reported June 3.

June 3, 2014
Business

Factory Orders Rise 1.1% in March

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Factory orders increased 1.1% in March, the Commerce Department reported May 2.

May 2, 2014
Business

Factory Orders Decline in January

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Factory orders declined 0.7% in January, the Commerce Department reported March 6.

March 6, 2014
Business

Factory Orders Decline by Most in Five Months

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Factory orders declined 1.5% in December, the biggest drop in five months, the Commerce Department reported Feb. 4.

February 4, 2014
Business

Factory Orders Decline in October

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Factory orders declined 0.9% in October, the Commerce Department reported Dec.5.

December 5, 2013

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