american factory work industrial productionA worker assembles a pinball machine at Stern Pinball in Melrose Park, just outside Chicago, Illinois, July 10, 2013. According to Stern Pinball, they are the only makers of arcade quality pinball machines in the world and produce about 10,000 machines annually, which are shipped all over the world.

Heads up! We are minutes away from the release of ISM’s monthly report on American manufacturing, due out at 10 AM ET.

Economists predict the index rose to 52.0 in July from 50.9 in June, suggesting an accelerating pace of growth in the American manufacturing sector in July.

A rise to 52.0 would confirm Markit’s U.S. PMI report out this morning, which also showed acceleration in American manufacturing last month.

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