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Factory Output Stalls in April on Machinery Cutbacks

Natalie Behring/Bloomberg News

Factory production stalled in April, as American manufacturers were dealt blows by a strong dollar and cheap oil.

Bloomberg News
May 15, 2015
Business

Factory Production Drops for Third Consecutive Month

Meg Roussos/Bloomberg News

Factory production in the U.S. declined in February for a third consecutive month, a sign cutbacks in manufacturing will hold back economic growth this quarter.

Victoria Stilwell | Bloomberg News
March 16, 2015
Business

Factory Production Posts Tepid Growth in January

Meg Roussos/Bloomberg News

Factory production rose less than forecast in January as motor vehicle assemblies declined along with demand for construction materials, indicating U.S. manufacturing is moderating.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
February 18, 2015
Business

Factories Expand at Slowest Rate in a Year

George Frey/Bloomberg News

U.S. factories expanded at the weakest pace in a year in January as orders cooled, a sign weakness in overseas markets is restraining U.S. manufacturing, the Institute for Supply Management said.

Bloomberg News
February 2, 2015
Business

Factory Orders Drop for Fourth Month

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

Factory orders dropped 0.7% in November, the fourth straight decline, the Commerce Department reported Jan. 6.

Transport Topics
January 6, 2015
Business

Factory Orders Rise 1.1% in June

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

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

Transport Topics
August 5, 2014
Business

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

Luke Sharett/Bloomberg News

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

Transport Topics
August 1, 2014
Business

Factories Sustain Gains as Growth Picks Up

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

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.

Bloomberg News
July 2, 2014
Business

Factory Orders Decline 2.4% in July

Factory orders declined 2.4% in July, the Commerce Department reported Sept. 5.

Transport Topics
September 5, 2013
Business

Factory Orders Rise in June

Factory orders increased 1.5% in June, the Commerce Department reported Friday.

Transport Topics
August 2, 2013

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