Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI- June 2017

UK Recruiting Ltd |Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI June 2017 Construction activity slows down by more than expected in June The Purchasing Managers’ Index came in at 54.8 in the month, down from 56 in May and lower than the 55 City of London analysts had pencilled in. Any reading above 50 signals growth. All three

Continue Reading

Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI- May 2017

UK Recruiting Ltd |Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI May 2017 UK construction expands at fastest rate since 2015 – Markit PMI The Markit/CIPS construction purchasing managers’ index (PMI) jumped to 56.0 from 53.1, its highest since December 2015 and above all forecasts in a Reuters poll. “A sustained rebound in residential building provides an encouraging sign

Continue Reading

Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI- April 2017

UK Recruiting Ltd |Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI April 2017 Breaking! Britain’s building sector expanded at its fastest pace in four months in April, as the construction industry picks up steam. Markit’s construction PMI, which measures activity across the sector, has jumped to 53.1 from 52.2 in March. That beats forecasts of a small fall to

Continue Reading

Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI- February 2017

UK Recruiting Ltd |Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI February 2017 UK construction holds pace in Feb, but orders slow and costs soar – PMI The Markit/CIPS Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) edged up to 52.5 from 52.2 in January, above forecasts in a Reuters poll that had pointed to an unchanged reading.    

Continue Reading

Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI- January 2017

UK Recruiting Ltd |Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI January 2017 The pound fell off its highs this morning after figures revealed output in the UK’s construction industry had fallen unexpectedly fast in January – suggesting the sector’s tentative recovery is swiftly running out of steam. Markit’s purchasing managers’ index for the construction industry dropped to 52.2

Continue Reading

Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI- December 2016

UK Recruiting Ltd |Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI December 2016 UK construction PMI touches nine-month high in December FTSE 100 struggles to set new peak as retail stocks slide Next tumbles on profit warning UK shop prices fall by smallest amount since mid-2015 as price pressures build  European bourses make modest gains Eurozone business growth fastest

Continue Reading

Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI- November 2016

 UK Recruiting Ltd |Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI November 2016 UK construction activity grows but costs hit five-year high Overall, construction sector activity expanded for the third month running and at a faster pace than economists had forecast. The main reading on the Markit/CIPS UK construction purchasing managers’ index (PMI) edged up to an eight-month high

Continue Reading

Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI- October 2016

 UK Recruiting Ltd |Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI October 2016 Activity in the UK construction sector continued to expand in October, defying expectations that the pace of growth would slow. The survey of industry purchasing managers industry edged up to 52.6 in October, from 52.3 in September. Any figure above 50 indicates activity is growing. Market analysts

Continue Reading

Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI- September 2016

 UK Recruiting Ltd |Markit / CIPS UK Construction PMI September 2016 The Markit/CIPS UK Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) registered a score of 52.3 in September, up from 49.2 in August and above the 50.0 no-change value for the first time in four months. The latest reading was well above July’s seven-year low and indicated the fastest rise

Continue Reading