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S9-E20: Manufacturing Weather Report – In the 50’s with Mostly Sunny Skies

Tim Fiore, Committee Chair of the ISM's Manufacturing Report on Business, and Chris Kuehl, FMA Economist, join co-hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to share insights into the Purchasing Managers Index from ISM and the Credit Manager's Index from the National Association of Credit Managers. It appears that the reports will reflect mostly sunny skies in manufacturing with no dark clouds on the horizon or rain in the forecast. Listen in to hear the details of these two vital reports as you prepare ...

Oil Rig Count: Manufacturer’s Keep An Eye On The Action

In an industry where volatility is the only guarantee, manufacturers are keeping a close eye on the future of oil and gas. With news breaking about automobile manufacturers making the dramatic shift to all-electric vehicles and global inventories rising, all eyes were on the Rig Count released by Baker Hughes on July 21st. After three straight weeks of non-gains, the U.S. added two oil rigs and six gas rigs last week. This brings the total U.S. active oil rigs up to 766 and total gas rigs ...