February 2018 US Markit service PMI final 5 March 2018

  • Flash 55.9. Jan 53.3
  • New orders 57.8 vs 58.1 flash. Jan 56.2
  • Composite 55.8 vs 55.9 exp. Flash 55.9. Jan 53.8
  • New orders 57.6 vs 58.1 flash. Jan 56.3

The buck is higher but it’s not on this data. The main ISM services number is at the top of the hour.


  • Output growth quickens to sharp rate
  • Upturn in new business strongest since March 2015
  • Input price inflation accelerates to fastest since June 2015

Once again, inflationary pressures are evident.

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