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Economic Statistics for 3o Jul 12
Today’s only release is the Dallas Fed Manufacturing Survey for July, whose business activity index plunged to -13.2 from 5.8, while the production index fell to 12.0 from 15.5. This is the lowest business activity index score since September, 2011. The 19-point drop in the business activity index is also the biggest one-month decline since April 2005.