Economic Statistics for 4 Jan 15
The PMI Manufacturing Index fell -1.6 points to 51.3 in December.
The ISM Manufacturing Index fell another -0.4% in December to 48.2, the lowest reading since July, 2009.
Construction spending unexpectedly fell -0.4% in November, but the year-on-year gain is still at 10.5%.
Gallup’s US Consumer Spending Measure rose from a daily average of $92 to $99 in December.