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U.S. Markit Flash November PMI Rises to 54.3 From October’s Final 51.8

Wall Street Journal (11/21/13) Kathleen Madigan

The flash purchasing managers’ index by data provider Markit rose to 54.3 in November from a final October reading of 51.8, indicating that November U.S. factory expansion is increasing. A reading above 50 indicates expansion.

The Markit subindexes generally improved month-to-month. However, job creation was the second weakest it has been in the past five months.