Industrial Production

May 17, 2022 Industrial production climbed 1.1% in April after rising 0.9% in March, 1.0% in February and 0.8% in January.  It is flying. Breaking industrial production down into its three basis categories — manufacturing, mining, and utilities –the Fed...

Durable Goods Orders

April 26, 2022 Durable goods orders rose 0.8% in March after having declined 1.7% in February after having risen 1.5% in January.  This is the fifth increase in orders in the past six months.  In the past year durable goods orders have risen 10.2% Frequently much of...