2.6 percent in March

WASHINGTON | US durable goods orders up 2.6 percent in March

WASHINGTON — Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods rose 2.6 percent in March, but a key category that tracks business investment spending fell for the third month out of the past four. The big rise in orders for durable goods, which followed an even bigger 3.5 percent advance in February, was driven by a surge in … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US durable goods orders up 2.6 percent in March