Sunday, 05 July 2020
Jakarta
--:--
Tokyo
--:--
Hongkong
--:--
New York
--:--
US: ISM Non-Manufacturing PMI improves to 55 vs. 54.5 expected
Tuesday, 7 January 2020 22:24 WIB | ECONOMY |ISM AS

The business activity in the US' service sector expanded at a strong pace in December with the Institute for Supply Management's (ISM) Non-Manufacturing PMI improving to 55 from 53.9 in November. This reading came in better than the market expectation of 54.5.

The US Dollar Index inched higher on the back of upbeat data and was last up 0.42% on the day at 97.02.

Commenting on the data, "the non-manufacturing sector had an uptick in growth in December," noted Anthony Nieves, Chair of the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) Non-Manufacturing Business Survey Committee. "The respondents are positive about the potential resolution on tariffs. Capacity constraints have eased a bit; however, respondents continue to have difficulty with labor resources."

Source : Fxstreet

RELATED NEWS
UK Final Services PMI revised higher to 47.1 for June; GBP/USD holds steady above mid-1.2400s...
Friday, 3 July 2020 15:57 WIB

The headline seasonally adjusted final IHS Markit/CIPS UK Services PMI Business Activity Index posted 47.1 in June, up sharply from 29.0 in May and the highest for four months. This compared with the ...

US NFP surges by 4.8 million in June, Unemployment Rate falls to 11.1%...
Thursday, 2 July 2020 19:50 WIB

Nonfarm Payrolls (NFP) in the US increased by 4,800,000 in June, the data published by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics showed on Thursday. This reading followed May's increase of 2,699,000 (revised ...

ADP Employment Change jumps to +2.36 million in June...
Wednesday, 1 July 2020 19:33 WIB

Employment in the US' private sector rose by 2,369,000 in June, the monthly data published by the Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Research Institue revealed on Wednesday. This reading followed May's ...

China June Factory Activity Quickens To Three-Month High: PMI...
Tuesday, 30 June 2020 08:26 WIB

China factory activity expanded at a faster pace in June, beating expectations, as the economy continues to recover after the government lifted strict lockdowns and ramped up investment, but weak glob...

U.S. Initial Jobless Claims Worse Than Forecast for Second Week...
Thursday, 25 June 2020 19:55 WIB

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits was higher than forecast for a second straight week, adding to signs that the recovery is cooling amid a pickup in coronavirus cases. I...

LATEST NEWS
Hong Kong Stocks End Week on Strong Note (Review)

Hong Kong shares ended higher Friday, extending the previous day's near-three percent gains, as global markets were boosted by a better-than-expected reading on US jobs creation. The Hang Seng Index jumped 0.99 percent, or 248.93 points, to...

Colombia Arrests 8 More Suspects in Police Academy Car Bombing

Colombia has captured eight leftist rebels accused of killing at least 22 people in a bombing attack on a police academy. The National Liberation Army (ELN) claimed responsibility for the January 2019 car bombing in the capital Bogota. The rebel...

European markets close lower as virus concerns quell optimism over upbeat data

European stocks closed lower on Friday as concern over a spike in U.S. coronavirus infections tempered the optimism arising from upbeat economic data out of the U.S., China and the euro zone. The pan-European Stoxx 600 provisionally closed down...

POPULAR NEWS
Towards the end of July 2020, Prepare a Buy Option for Gold Futures
Thursday, 2 July 2020 15:00 WIB

Initial trials of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer Inc. and BioNtech SE have shown positive results, which are safe and enable patients to...

Gold settles with a gain for the session and shorter week
Friday, 3 July 2020 01:15 WIB

Gold futures climbed on Thursday, also posting a gain for the holiday-shortened week, as concerns over the increase in COVID-19 cases in part of the...

Gold Holds Drop on Vaccine Developments, Factory Data
Thursday, 2 July 2020 11:23 WIB

Gold held a decline after positive coronavirus vaccine developments and better-than-expected U.S. manufacturing data lifted sentiment and...

Emas dan Saham Telah Berdamai
Friday, 3 July 2020 14:53 WIB

Untuk pertama kalinya tren indeks berjangka emas tidak terpengaruh oleh sentimen pasar saham selama masa pandemi COVID-19. Di sisi lain, emas saat...