US Dec Chicago PMI 42.9 vs 50.0 expected

November 2015 US Chicago PMI details 31 Dec 2015
– Lowest reading since July 2009
– In November, the Chicago PMI to 48.7 vs 54.0 expected
– The biggest contributor to the barometer’s decline was a 17.2 point fall in Order Backlogs to 29.4
There is something ominous about the final US economic data point of the year crumbling just before the champagne corks pop.