Posts Tagged ‘durable goods orders’

Bad News Trifecta

No good news in the economic numbers today. Durable goods orders dropped for the fifth consecutive month. Excluding transportation and military expenditures, they were down 4.9% from last month. For 2008 orders were down 5.7%. That number includes transportation and military related expenditures. The four week moving average of new unemployment claims rose by 24,250 […]