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Kansas City Fed Manufacturing Index  
Released On 1/25/2018 11:00:00 AM For Jan, 2018
PriorConsensusConsensus Range
Level14 14 11  to 16 

Recent History Of This Indicator
New orders and backlogs both slowed in December but manufacturing production in the Kansas City Fed's region accelerated strongly. Capacity measures showed pressure with hiring very solid. The Econoday consensus for January's Kansas City manufacturing index is for steady strength at 14.

Definition
The Kansas City Fed index offers a monthly assessment of change in the region's manufacturing sector. Positive readings indicate monthly growth and negative readings monthly contraction. Readings at zero indicate no change. The headline number is the composite index, an average of the production, new orders, employment, delivery time, and raw materials inventory indexes.  Why Investors Care
 
 

2018 Release Schedule
Released On: 1/252/223/224/265/246/287/268/239/2710/2511/1612/21
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