Economic Statistics for 15 Dec 14
The Empire State manufacturing index for December fell more than 13 points to -3.58, the first negative reading since January, 2013.
November industrial production rose 1.3%, while capacity utilization in the nation’s factories rose 0.9% to 80.1%.
The Housing Market Index fell 1 point in December, to a still-solid 57.
Foreign demand for long-term US securities fell slightly in October, down $-1.4 billion, following September’s $164.3 billion gain.