Machinery orders nudge upwards

|  April 03, 2009 |

A little good news to end the week. Orders placed with U.S. factories rose in February, the first time in seven months, according to the Commerce Department. This reflects a 1.8 percent rebound in the demand for construction equipment, computers, cars, aircraft and other durable goods.

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