Month: August 2013

Manufacturing in U.S. expands at fastest pace in two years

 BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/JAY PAUL By Victoria Stilwell Bloomberg News, Posted 8/1/13 WASHINGTON — Manufacturing in the U.S. expanded at the fastest pace in more than two years as orders and production jumped, indicating more factories were growing optimistic about the second half of the year. The Institute for Supply Management’s factory index increased to 55.4,… Read more »