The August ISM Non-manufacturing index was at 56.4%, up from 53.7% in July. The employment index decreased to 53.1%, from 56.2%. Note: Above 50 indicates expansion, below 50 contraction. From the Institute for Supply Management: August 2019 Non-Manufacturing ISM Report On Business® Economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector grew in…

ISM Non-Manufacturing Index increased to 56.4% in August