Durable Goods Orders

November 24, 2021 Durable goods orders declined 0.5% in October after falling 0.4% in September..  The October decline was in the very volatile transportation component.  Orders generally are growing steadily but the shortage of silicon chips is curtailing production...

Industrial Production

November 16, 2021 Industrial production surged 1.6% in October after declining 1.3% in September  Production had been steadily climbing since reaching a low point in April of last year.   However, as shown below, production got hit hard in late August and in September...