Breaking News Bar
updated: 1/4/2013 10:47 AM

U.S. factory orders unchanged in November

Success - Article sent! close
Associated Press

U.s. companies boosted their orders in november for manufactured goods that reflect investment plans even though total orders were unchanged for the month. factory orders were flat in november, compared with october when orders had risen 0.8 percent, the commerce department said friday. durable goods, everything from autos to steel, rose 0.8 percent while nondurable goods fell 0.6 percent, reflecting falling petroleum prices.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.