• Prior 51.3
  • New orders 52.3 from 51.4 prior
  • Prices paid 50.0 vs 53.0 exp. Prior 54.5
  • Employment 50.2 from 51.4 prior

Not far off from expectations.

ISM manufacturing PMI April 2013

The dollar bouncing slightly on the fact that it wasn’t a really bad figure.

New orders posting a decent gain but the employment index posts the lowest read since November.

A mixed bag overall but still holding above the expansion 50 level…just