Factory orders increased in March
Friday, May 02, 2014 2:23 PM
New orders for U.S. factory goods rose for a second straight month in March, according to a U.S. Commerce Department report released today, Reuters reported. The Commerce Department report said new orders for manufactured goods increased 1.1 percent. February's orders were revised to show a 1.5 percent rise instead of the previously reported 1.6 percent gain.