49.5 The 50 level in the index is the line between expansion and contraction. The figure was the softest since July 2009 when the U.S. .
Manufacturing contracts to weakest in three years
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Manufacturing unexpectedly contracted in November, falling to its lowest level in over three years in a sign the sector may be struggling to gain traction, according to an industry report released on Monday. The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) said its index of national factory activity fell to 49.5 in November from 51.7 the month before. The reading was shy of expectations of 51.3, according to a Reuters poll of economists. The 50 level in the index is the line between expansion and contraction. The figure was the softest since July 2009 when the U.S. ...
Fellow Americans we do not have time for this Progressive insanity and nothing is clearly more delusional and hard heart than this bio-fuel assault on every American.
America has more total economically viable energy than any other country of the face of God's green planet. My goodness it would be cheaper to covert coal to liquid. It would reduce c02 if we converted natural gas to clean liquid fuel.
Never mind tax rates on the rich. This 'alternative energy' corruption has become far more dangerous and the largest hidden tax our poor pays.