Industrial Production

March 17, 2020 Industrial production rose 0.6% in February after having fallen 0.5% in January.   During the past year industrial production has been unchanged, but one year ago it was climbing at a 3.0% pace. Breaking industrial production down into its three major...

Durable Goods Orders

February 27, 2020 Durable goods orders declined by 0.2% in January after having surged by 2.9% in December after having declined 3.1% in November.   As always this is a very volatile series.  Over the course of the past year durable goods orders have fallen 3.9%....