Economic Statistics for 3 Nov 15
For the 11th time in 14 months, factory orders fell in September, down -1.0%, as the strong dollar continues to cripple exports.
Motor Vehicle sales surged to an 18.2 million annual rate in October, the highest rate in 12 years.
Gallup’s Economic Confidence Index averaged -13 in October, up just 1 point from the previous month.
Redbook reports that last week’s retail sales climbed to 1.9% on a year-ago basis, from the previous week’s 1.5%.