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  • IHS Markit Eurozone Composite PMI® – final data

    Key findings:

    ▪ Final Eurozone Composite Output Index: 51.5 (Flash: 51.3, March Final: 51.6)

    ▪ Final Eurozone Services Business Activity Index: 52.8 (Flash: 52.5, March Final: 53.3)

    To read the release in its entirety, please click here.

    Economics Media
  • Caixin China General Services PMI™

    Summary – Services and Composite PMI data

    The Caixin China Composite PMI™ data (which covers both manufacturing and services) indicated that Chinese business activity continued to rise strongly during April. This was shown by the Composite Output Index posting above the neutral 50.0 value at 52.7, which was down only slightly from a nine-month high of 52.9 in March. 

  • IHS Markit to Present at Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference on May 14, 2019
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

    IHS Markit (Nasdaq:INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that Lance Uggla, chairman and CEO, will present at the Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in London. The presentation is scheduled for 8:45 a.m. BST.

    Corporate
  • IHS Markit / CIPS UK Services PMI®

    Key findings:

    - Marginal rise in service sector business activity

    - New work dips for the fourth month in a row

    - Input cost inflation accelerates to its highest since January

    To read the release in its entirety, please click here.

    PMI
  • IHS Markit Eurozone Manufacturing PMI® – final data

    Key findings:

    • Final Eurozone Manufacturing PMI at 47.9 in April (Flash: 47.8, March Final: 47.5)
    • Further marked fall in new orders recorded
    • Germany continues to lead downturn; Greece expands at fastest rate in nearly 19 years

    To read the release in its entirety, please click here.

    Economics Media
  • Verizon Takes the Lead Role in Mobile Performance in Los Angeles, But AT&T Could Be Poised for a Breakout Performance, IHS Markit Reveals

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Verizon continues its reign as the top mobile network in Los Angeles; however, consistent data speed improvements from AT&T are heating up the mobile performance competition in the metro area. A new report from RootMetrics by IHS Markit, the standard for mobile performance benchmarking, reveals AT&T significantly increases its median download speed for the second straight report in Los Angeles, growing from 19.5 Mbps in the

    Technology
  • IHS Markit US Manufacturing PMI™

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. manufacturing firms registered a moderate improvement in operating conditions in April. Expansions in output and new orders picked up from March's recent lows, with new business growth the fastest for three months. Despite a further rise in backlogs of work, the rate of job creation was the slowest since June 2017 and only moderate overall, in part reflecting skill shortages. Expectations towards the coming year were

    PMI
  • IHS Markit Canada Manufacturing PMI®

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April data revealed a downturn in business conditions across the Canadian manufacturing sector for the first time in more than three years. The weaker performance mainly reflected modest reductions in output, new orders and employment during the latest survey period. Manufacturers responded to softer customer demand by cutting back their input buying and streamlining their inventories in April.

    PMI
  • Costs of Canadian Oil Sands Projects Fell Dramatically in Recent Years; But Pipeline Constraints and other Factors Will Moderate Future Production Growth, IHS Markit Analysis Says

    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The cost of building and operating oil sands projects has fallen dramatically in recent years and total oil production is expected to rise by another 1 million barrels per day (mbd) by 2030. But external factors—such as price uncertainty caused by pipeline constraints—are contributing to a more moderate pace of production growth than in years past, a new report by business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO

    Energy
  • IHS MARKIT / CIPS UK MANUFACTURING PMI®

    Key Findings

    • UK Manufacturing PMI at 53.1 in April (2-month low)
    • New export business declines
    • Stock-building continues at solid, yet slower, pace

    To read the release in its entirety, please click here.

    Economics Media