UPDATE:A key index measuring economic activity in the Milwaukee, Wisc., region showed improvement in February, although it increased less than forecast.
The Institute For Supply Management – Milwaukee, said the key business condition index gained 20 basis points month-on-month to end at 58.6.
Economists polled by Bloomberg were looking for the index to settle at 58.8.
NAPM-Milwaukee data was delayed 17 minutes from the 10:00 a.m. scheduled release.
Minutes away from the next major announcement of the day: NAPM-Milwaukee Purchasing Managers Index.
Economists polled by Bloomberg are looking for a small gain of 40 basis points, moving the index to 58.8 for February.