US April Empire Manufacturing index 15.8 vs 18.4 estimate

Author: Greg Michalowski | Category: News

Manufacturing survey data from the New York Fed


  • Manufacturing index 15.8 versus 18 4 estimate
  • Prior month 22.5 unrevised
  • Employment index 6.0 versus 9.4 prior
  • New orders index 9.0 versus 16.8prior
  • Prices paid 47.4 versus 50.3 prior
  • Six-month business condition index 18.3 versus 44.1 prior
  • Six-month business conditions index at lowest in more than 2 years
A disappointing number for the New York area manufacturing this month after the strong number  that month.