United States Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index  2004-2018 | Data | Chart

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' general business activity index for manufacturing in Texas fell to 28.1 in September 2018 from 30.9 in August, and below market expectations of 31.0. The production index dipped 6 points to 23.3 and the new orders index fell 9.2 points to 14.7, its lowest reading in six months. Other indexes of manufacturing activity also suggested slower expansion in September: growth rate of orders (down 8.4 points to a six-month low of 11.5); capacity utilization (down 3.6 points to 21.6); shipments (down 5.2 points to 20.8); employment (down 11.2 points to 17.7); and hours worked (down 6.3 points to 12.7). Expectations regarding future business conditions remained positive in September. Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index in the United States averaged 3.05 Index Points from 2004 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 47.10 Index Points in June of 2004 and a record low of -60.10 Index Points in February of 2009.

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United States Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 59.80 61.30 77.50 29.40 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 55.60 54.70 57.90 50.70 [+]
Services PMI 53.50 54.80 61.00 49.30 Index Points [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 61.60 58.50 62.00 37.60 [+]
Composite Pmi 53.90 54.70 61.00 50.00 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 5.10 4.90 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.30 0.40 16.60 -10.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 3.50 3.10 67.90 -39.40 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 78.10 78.10 89.39 66.71 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders 4.50 -1.20 23.50 -19.00 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Defense 2.60 -0.60 26.00 -19.70 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation 0.10 0.20 7.50 -6.80 percent [+]
Factory Orders Ex Transportation 0.10 0.10 4.60 -7.20 percent [+]
New Orders 510466.00 498925.00 565232.00 223500.00 USD Million [+]
Factory Orders 2.30 -0.50 10.60 -10.00 percent [+]
Business Inventories 0.50 0.70 1.30 -2.00 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories -36.81 30.34 166.37 -245.13 USD Billion [+]
Wholesale Inventories 1.00 0.60 2.10 -2.00 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 22245.00 23106.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 2007.53 1965.29 2007.53 14.70 USD Billion [+]
NFIB Business Optimism Index 107.90 108.80 108.80 80.10 Index Points [+]
Ism New York Index 72.50 76.50 88.80 23.40 percent [+]
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 22.20 22.90 58.50 -57.90 Index Points [+]
NY Empire State Manufacturing Index 21.10 19.00 39.00 -35.10 Index Points [+]
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index 29.00 24.00 29.00 -44.00 Index Points [+]
Chicago Fed National Activity Index 0.17 0.27 2.77 -5.22 [+]
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index 28.10 30.90 47.10 -60.10 Index Points [+]
Chicago Pmi 60.40 63.60 81.00 20.70 Index Points [+]
Car Production 2.78 2.45 9.92 1.29 Million Units [+]
Car Registrations 445.58 464.21 1149.00 331.50 Thousand [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 17.44 16.72 21.77 9.05 Million [+]
Crude Oil Stocks Change 6.49 5.99 14.42 -15.22 BBL/1Million [+]
Natural Gas Stocks Change 81.00 90.00 147.00 -359.00 Billion cf [+]
Gasoline Stocks Change -2016.00 951.00 11456.00 -8428.00 Thousand Barrels [+]
Leading Economic Index 123.89 123.61 123.89 46.91 Index Points [+]
Internet Speed 18747.58 17235.62 18747.58 3609.31 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 128949703.00 127873899.00 146874246.00 89399946.00 IP [+]
API Crude Oil Stock Change -2.10 9.75 14.30 -12.40 BBL/1Million [+]
Crude Oil Rigs 873.00 869.00 1609.00 98.00 [+]
Corruption Index 75.00 74.00 78.00 71.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 16.00 18.00 24.00 14.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 85.64 84.84 85.64 5.42 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 1.00 1.00 7.00 1.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 6.00 8.00 8.00 4.00 [+]
Steel Production 7461.00 7275.00 11951.00 3799.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 13.40 14.40 108.20 -28.80 percent [+]


United States Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index

The Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index measures the performance of manufacturing sector in the state of Texas. The index is derived from a survey of around 100 business executives and tracks variables such as output, employment, orders and prices. A reading above 0 indicates an expansion of the factory activity compared to the previous month; below 0 represents a contraction; while 0 indicates no change. Texas produces around 9.5 percent of manufacturing output in US. The state ranks second behind California in factory production and first as an exporter of manufactured goods. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
28.10 30.90 47.10 -60.10 2004 - 2018 Index Points Monthly
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