30 Sep United States Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index in the United States decreased to 1.50 Index Points in September from 2.70 Index Points in August of 2019. Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index in the United States averaged 3.04 Index Points from 2004 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 47.60 Index Points in June of 2004 and a record low of -59.90 Index Points in February of 2009. 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.