The ISM manufacturing index indicated contraction in October. The PMI was at 48.3% in October, up from 47.8% in September. The employment index was at 47.7%, up from 46.3% last month, and the new orders index was at 49.1%, up from 47.3%.From the Institute for Supply Management: October 2019 Manufacturing…

ISM Manufacturing index at to 48.3 in October