Economic Statistics for 22 Jan 16
The Chicago Fed National Activity Index rose slightly, to -0.22 in December.
The PMI Manufacturing Index Flash rose 1.4 points in January to 52.7.
Existing home sales jumped 14.7% in December to a 5.460 million annual rate. On a year-over-year basis, sales are up 7.7%.
The Conference Board’s index of leading economic indicators fell -0.2% in December following an upward revised 0.5% gain in November.