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Manufacturers most upbeat in two years, ISM survey shows

By MarketWatch

Jan 03, 2017

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American manufacturers finished 2016 on a wave of optimism, as a survey of executives hit the highest level in two years.

The Institute for Supply Management said its manufacturing index climbed to 54.7% in December from 53.2%, slightly higher than the MarketWatch forecast. Any number above 50% signals expansion.

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