TABLE-Dallas Fed Texas July manufacturing activity -21.0

July 26 (BestGrowthStock) – Details of the Federal Reserve Bank of
Dallas’ Texas monthly manufacturing index released on Monday.

Following are details from the survey. Only some items are
seasonally adjusted:

Expected 6

July June months

Index Index Index
General Business Activity -21.0 -4.0 5.0
Production 4.9 -1.9 26.6
Capacity utilization -0.6 2.7 20.7
Volume of new orders -9.6 -8.2 29.6
Growth rate of orders -9.9 -4.9 25.6
Unfilled orders -7.6 -9.3 0.0
Volume of shipments -1.1 -9.0 28.2
Delivery time -6.0 -2.9 -8.0
Materials inventories -6.1 -8.6 1.0
Finished goods inventories -7.0 -8.6 -3.0
Prices paid for raw materials 12.3 29.7 20.2
Prices received
for finished goods -11.4 -6.8 0.0
Wages and benefits 8.0 4.8 29.8
Number of employees 5.1 4.3 2.0
Average employee workweek -7.0 1.9 1.0
Capital expenditures 1.0 1.9 1.0

Expected 6

July June months

Index Index Index
How has the -10.4 -2.8 15.8
outlook for your
company changed?

NOTES:

The index measures Texas’ factory activity. Readings above
zero indicate expansion and negative levels contraction.

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TABLE-Dallas Fed Texas July manufacturing activity -21.0