US: ISM Non-Manufacturing PMI falls to 53.1 in April
FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The non-manufacturing PMI by ISM fell from 54.5 to 53.1 in April, disappointing investors that were expecting a figure around 54.0.
May 3, 2013
American equity markets barrel higher on US payrolls
The US stock surged Friday after upbeat US economic data. In the United States, Nonfarm Payrolls (April) came in at 165K, vs. a projection of 145K, and compared to 88K previously. In addition, the Unemployment Rate (April) came in at 7.5%, against expectations of 7.6%.