ISM: PMI @ 59%

October 2014 Manufacturing RoB

This is not a picture of negativity in the least.  Here in the financial sphere we can look at declining commodity (cost input) prices and jump up and down about the US dollar, deflation and coming effects on US manufacturing.  But as of now manufacturers are benefiting from the strong dollar on the input end.  Later, on the output and export ends we’ll see…

“Weakness in commodity prices very positive on our business.” (Fabricated Metal Products)

“Another strong month in terms of business growth.” (Computer & Electronic Products)