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French Markit Composite Purchasing Managers Index (PMI)


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Jun 23, 2017
The PMI monthly Composite Reports on Manufacturing and Services are based on surveys of over 300 business executives in private sector manufacturing companies and also 300 private sector services companies.Data is usually released on the third working day of each month.Each response is weighted according to the size of the company and its contribution to total manufacturing or services output accounted for by the sub-sector to which that company belongs. Replies from larger companies have a greater impact on the final index numbers than those from small companies.Results are presented by question asked, showing the percentage of respondents reporting an improvement, deterioration or no change since the previous month.From these percentages, an index is derived: a level of 50.0 signals no change since the previous month, above 50.0 signals an increase (or improvement), below 50.0 a decrease (or contraction).
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the EUR , while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the EUR.
Currency: EUR
Source: Markit
French Markit Composite Purchasing Managers Index (PMI)
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Jul 05, 2017 (Jun) 03:50   57.6 55.3
Jun 23, 2017 (Jun) 03:00   55.3 56.7 56.9
Jun 05, 2017 (May) 03:50 56.9 57.6 57.6
May 23, 2017 (May) 03:00   57.6 56.7 56.6
May 04, 2017 (Apr) 03:50 56.6 57.4 57.4
Apr 21, 2017 (Apr) 03:00   57.4 56.2 56.8


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