What to Expect From US Jobs, Earnings and Unemployment After Tax Reform

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[b]ISM manufacturing index for January 2018 59.1 vs 58.6 expected Prior was 59.1
[/b]Prices paid 72.7 vs 68.8 expected (highest since 2011) Prior prices paid 68.3 – inflation?
New orders 65.4 vs 67.4 prior
Employment 54.2 vs 58.1 prior (lowest since May)

The biggest net percentage of U.S. manufacturers are reporting increases in new export orders since April 2011.