RPT-TABLE-U.S. Jan durable goods orders rose 3.0 pct

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Feb 25 (BestGrowthStock) – U.S. Commerce Department seasonally adjusted data on durable goods orders, with percent changes from prior months.
PERCENT CHANGES: Jan Dec Nov
New Orders 3.0 1.9 -0.4
Ex-Transportation -0.6 2.0 2.0
Ex-Defense 1.6 1.7 0.1
Manufacturing with
unfilled orders 3.8 2.2 -0.8
Primary Metals 1.9 10.1 2.6
Gen. Machinery -9.7 7.4 3.2
Computers/Electronics 4.6 0.3 1.3
Computer/related 4.2 0.7 7.7
Communications 3.1 1.7 -1.3
Electrical/appliances 1.4 -3.0 3.5
Transp. Equip. 15.6 1.5 -7.8
Motor vehicles/parts -2.2 5.5 0.8
Nondefense aircraft/
parts 126.0 -28.3 -40.4
Defense aircraft/
parts 11.6 22.7 -9.1
Capital goods 6.6 2.2 -3.2
NonDefense cap goods 4.7 2.5 -3.0
NonDefense cap goods
ex aircraft -2.9 3.3 3.2
Defense cap goods 19.2 0.4 -4.4
PERCENT CHANGES: Jan Dec Nov
Total unfilled orders 0.1 -0.9 -0.7
Total inventories unch -0.2 -0.2
Total shipments -0.2 2.4 0.8
Semiconductor shipments 32.1 -0.4 -8.3
NonDefense cap goods
shipments ex aircraft -1.5 2.4 1.6
BILLIONS OF DLRS: Jan Dec Nov
New Orders 175.748 170.570 167.412
Ex-Transportation 130.989 131.842 129.240
Ex-Defense 161.767 159.240 156.502
Manufacturing with
unfilled orders 130.361 125.591 122.907
Primary Metals 17.042 16.717 15.189
Gen. Machinery 22.100 24.481 22.784
Computers/Electronics 26.966 25.768 25.697
Computer/related 5.108 4.904 4.872
Communications 5.123 4.968 4.884
Electrical/appliances 8.653 8.533 8.801
Transp. Equip. 44.759 38.728 38.172
Motor vehicles/parts 25.113 25.687 24.346
Nondefense aircraft/
parts 7.084 3.134 4.373
Defense aircraft/
parts 6.586 5.904 4.810
Capital goods 67.616 63.447 62.093
NonDefense cap goods 57.706 55.130 53.808
NonDefense cap goods
ex aircraft 53.730 55.341 53.579
Defense cap goods 9.910 8.317 8.285
BILLIONS OF DLRS: Jan Dec Nov
Total unfilled orders 718.085 717.680 724.054
Total inventories 302.588 302.662 303.298
Total shipments 180.708 181.004 176.772
Semiconductor shipments 5.365 4.060 4.078
NonDefense cap goods
shipments ex aircraft 54.038 54.849 53.547

PREVIOUSLY REPORTED PERCENT CHANGES:

Dec Nov

Durable Goods 1.0 -0.4

Factory Orders 1.0 1.0

FORECASTS:

U.S. Jan. durable goods orders +1.5 pct

U.S. Jan. durables ex-transportation +1.0 pct

U.S. Jan. durables ex-defense +1.0 pct

U.S. Jan. nondefense cap. goods ex-aircraft +0.8 pct

Investment

RPT-TABLE-U.S. Jan durable goods orders rose 3.0 pct