U.S. and euro area PMIs

Service-Sector PMIs Show Wider U.S. Advantage

May 6, 2014

The U.S. non-manufacturing purchasing managers index jumped by 2.1 points to an 8-month high of 55.2 in April.  With Euroland’s equivalent measure rising just a point to 53.1, the differential between the two indices increased to 2.1 points from 1.0 point in March and negative 1.0 point in February.  Considerably faster growth in U.S. sales […] More