ISM-Houston PMI Rises to 57.2 in July

ISM-Houston announced this morning that the Houston Purchasing Managers Index rose a modest 0.5 points to 57.2 during July. Significant continued strengthen of the sales/new orders and lead times indices, aided by a rise in the employment index, drove this improvement. The finished goods inventory index, an inverse indicator of economic strength, fell further below neutral also indicated economic strengthening.

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ISM-Houston PMI Rises to 56.7 in June

ISM-Houston announced this morning that the Houston Purchasing Managers Index rose 2.5 points to 56.7 during June. Significant strengthening of the sales/new orders and lead times indices drove this improvement. A lower finished goods inventory index, an inverse indicator of economic strength, also indicated economic strengthening by falling further below neutral.

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Houston PMI at 54.2

ISM-Houston announced today that according to Houston area supply chain executives, overall economic activity in Houston continued to expand in May. The overall ISM-Houston PMI diffusion index fell modestly. Manufacturing activities have now expanded for two quarters and services activities have expanded for more than three.

Expansion Continues

Manufacturing and Services Activities Show Strength

ISM-Houston announced today that according to Houston area supply chain executives, overall economic activity in Houston continued to expand in April. The overall ISM-Houston PMI diffusion index fell modestly but remains well above neutral. Manufacturing activities expanded for the fifth month and services activities have expanded for the last nine months.

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Growth at Highest Level in Two Years

All ISM-Houston PMI Indices Point to Expansion

ISM-Houston announced today that according to Houston area supply chain executives, overall economic activity in Houston expanded significantly in March. The overall ISM-Houston PMI diffusion index is at its highest level since early 2019. Manufacturing activities expanded for the fourth month and services activities have expanded for the last eight months.

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Houston Economy Strengthens Further

Employment Starts to Return

ISM-Houston announced today that according to Houston area supply chain executives, overall economic activity in Houston expanded in February for the ninth month. Manufacturing activities expanded for the third month and services activities have now expanded for the last seven months.

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Economic Expansion Continues

ISM-Houston announced today that according to Houston area supply chain executives, overall economic activity in Houston expanded in January for the eighth month. Manufacturing activities expanded for the second month and services activities have now expanded for the last six months.

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