Economic Statistics for 1 Nov 13
The ISM manufacturing composite index remained steady, with just a 0.2 point rise to 56.4 in October.
Markit’s PMI Manufacturing Index fell a point to 51.8 in October.
Vehicle sales were strong in October, coming in at a 15.2 million annual unit rate. Some of the sales increases reported: Chrysler 11%, GM 15.7%, Ford 14%, Toyota 8.8%.