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Manufacturing Gains More Than Expected in June

Ty Wright/Bloomberg News

Manufacturing in the United States last month posted the strongest advance since January, helped by automobile production and a sign domestic demand is improving.

Shobhana Chandra | Bloomberg News
July 15, 2016
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Manufacturing's Silver Lining: More Industries Improving

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

There is one positive aspect of U.S. manufacturing’s recent performance. While uninspiring, the rate of growth is broadening to include almost all types of producers.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
May 3, 2016
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Growth at American Manufacturers Cools as Challenges Persist

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

Manufacturing expanded at a slower pace than forecast in April as factories continued to grapple with lax global demand and fallout from a weakened U.S. energy industry.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
May 2, 2016
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Manufacturing Output Falls by Most Since February 2015

Paul Taggart/Bloomberg News

U.S. manufacturing output unexpectedly declined in March by the most since February 2015, indicating factories remain scarred by global challenges that are slow to dissipate.

Shobhana Chandra | Bloomberg News
April 15, 2016
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Manufacturing Expands for First Time in Seven Months

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

Manufacturing expanded in March for the first time in seven months, fueled by a surge in orders that signals American factories are emerging from their worst slump since the last recession.

Sho Chandra | Bloomberg News
April 1, 2016
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Manufacturing Recession Might Be Over, Goldman Sachs Says

Luke Sharett/Bloomberg News

Goldman Sachs projects that the ISM Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index will break above 50, the level that separates contraction and expansion, in its March reading that is due out on April 1.

Luke Kawa | Bloomberg News
March 29, 2016
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Manufacturing Begins to Steady as New Orders Expand

Bradley C. Bower/Bloomberg News

Factory activity in February shrank less than forecast as gains in new orders and production provided signs that the beleaguered industry soon could stabilize.

March 1, 2016
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Manufacturing Output Rises by Most Since July 2015

Ty Wright/Bloomberg News

U.S. manufacturing output rose in January by the most since July 2015, a sign the industry was starting to stabilize at the beginning of the year.

Shobhana Chandra | Bloomberg News
February 17, 2016
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Manufacturing Contracts at Fastest Pace in Six Years

Tim Boyle/Bloomberg News

Manufacturing in the United States contracted in December at the fastest pace in more than six years as factories, hobbled by sluggish global growth, cut staff at the end of 2015.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
January 4, 2016
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Manufacturing Shrinks by Most Since June 2009

Ty Wright/Bloomberg News

Manufacturing in the U.S. unexpectedly contracted in November at the fastest pace since the last recession as elevated inventories led to cutbacks in orders and production.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
December 1, 2015

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