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U.S. diesel prices through June 24, 2013. Source: Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | Jun 25, 2013 11:45AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices remained mostly unchanged in the week of June 24, following a four-week decline that saw a total drop of 1.3 percent or 5 cents, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Diesel prices are currently at their lowest since late July 2012.
U.S. diesel prices through June 17, 2013. Source: Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | Jun 18, 2013 11:41AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices fell for a fourth straight week in the week ending June 17, pushing prices to their lowest since July 30 of last year, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Despite the overall decline, U.S. regions experienced mixed shifts in price changes.
U.S. Industrial Production Index. Source: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
US Economy News | Jun 17, 2013 3:24PM EDT
The U.S. Industrial Production Index remained mostly unchanged in May 2013, edging up only 0.04 percent, according to the latest retail report from the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
U.S. Retail Inventory-to-Sales Ratio through April 2013. Source: U.S. Census Bureau
US Economy News | Jun 14, 2013 3:56PM EDT
U.S. retail and food service sales edged up 0.6 percent in May 2013 to $421 billion, according to the latest seasonally adjusted retail report from the Census Bureau. This accelerated from a 0.1 percent increase in April and extended growth to a second month. The retail sales-to-inventory ratio, also seasonally adjusted, hit its highest level since July 2009 in April.
U.S. diesel prices through June 10, 2013. Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | Jun 11, 2013 11:09AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices fell for a third straight week, edging down 0.5 percent in the week ending June 10, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Rates dipped in all U.S. regions week-to-week.
JOC For-Hire Trucking Employment Index through May 2013.
Labor | Jun 7, 2013 3:34PM EDT
The Journal of Commerce For-Hire Trucking Employment Index remained flat at 95.8 in May, after rising eight-tenths of a percent in April to its highest reading since September 2008.
ISM Manufacturing: PMI Composite Index through May 2013. Source: Institute for Supply Management
US Economy News | Jun 6, 2013 3:12PM EDT
The PMI Composite Index registered 49 percent for May 2013, according to the Institute for Supply Management.
U.S. diesel prices through June 3, 2013. Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | Jun 4, 2013 10:07AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices dropped 0.3 percent for a second consecutive week in the week ending June 3, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
U.S. diesel prices through May 27, 2013. Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | May 28, 2013 5:38PM EDT
U.S. diesel prices experienced a slight drop in the week ending May 27, following two weeks of rising prices, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
U.S. diesel prices through May 20, 2013. Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | May 21, 2013 9:42AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices saw slight increases in the week ending May 20, the second week of rising prices after a 10-week slump, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
U.S. Industrial Production Index. Source: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
US Economy News | May 16, 2013 3:56PM EDT
The U.S. Industrial Production Index was down 0.5 percent month-to-month in April 2013, the largest decline since August 2012, according to the latest retail report from the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
U.S. diesel prices through May 13, 2013. Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | May 14, 2013 10:08AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices rose in the week ending May 13, ending a 10-week decline, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Retail and Food Service Sales through April 2013. Source: U.S. Census Bureau
US Economy News | May 13, 2013 11:10AM EDT
U.S. retail and food service sales inched up 0.1 percent in April 2013 to $419 billion, according to the latest retail report from the Census Bureau.
JOC-ECRI Industrial Price Index, week of May 10, 2013. Source: Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI)
US Economy News | May 10, 2013 3:51PM EDT
A closely watched indicator of inflation saw its fourth straight week-to-week decline, posting its lowest index of 2013.
U.S. diesel prices through May 6, 2013. Source: Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | May 7, 2013 1:01PM EDT
U.S. diesel prices fell slightly in the week ending May 6, extending their decline for the tenth consecutive week, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
JOC For-Hire Trucking Employment Index through April 2013.
Labor | May 6, 2013 12:39PM EDT
The Journal of Commerce For-Hire Trucking Employment Index rose nine-tenths of a percent in April, as the national unemployment average dropped to 7.5 percent.
ISM Manufacturing: PMI Composite Index through April 2013. Source: Institute for Supply Management
US Economy News | May 3, 2013 3:33PM EDT
The PMI Composite Index registered 50.7 percent for April 2013, according to the Institute for Supply Management.
JOC-ECRI Industrial Price Index, week of May 3, 2013. Source: Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI)
US Economy News | May 3, 2013 3:01PM EDT
A closely watched indicator of inflation posted its lowest index of 2013 but remained ahead of its one-year average for the 22nd consecutive week.

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