US Industrial Production Shows Signs Of Stabilization

Manufacturers in the United States produced more appliances, construction supplies, and clothing in the month of September, which indicates that one of the mainstays of the earliest part of the economic expansion is finally regaining some of its lost stability. New Results The output in mines, factories, and utilities had dropped 1.4% in August, the…

Equipment Investment Growth Down For 2012

The projected rate of growth in equipment and software investment for 2012 is 6.7%, a substantial decrease from the 2011 rate of 11%, this according to the findings of the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation for their Q4 outlook.  Other findings from 2012 revealed a rate of 4.8% in Q2, down from 5.1% in Q1….