MNI Chicago Business Barometer Hits 6.5-year High at 66.2 in October


Great economic news continues to pour in. This time, the Institute for Supply Management announces that the MNI Chicago Business Barometer rose to a 6.5-year high, hitting 66.2 in October.

This is the highest level it has reached since March of 2011. What’s more, factory order backlogs hit their highest level in 43 years–even after setting a 29-year high last month.

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