Market news
26.05.2023, 13:09

US: Durable Goods Orders rise 1.1% in April vs -1% expected

  • Durable Goods Orders in the US rose unexpectedly in April.
  • US Dollar Index stays in daily range at around 104.00.

Durable Goods Orders in the US increased by 1.1%, or $3.1 billion, in April to $283 billion, the US Census Bureau announced on Friday. This reading followed the 3.3% increase recorded in March and came in better than the market expectation for a decrease of 1%.

"Excluding transportation, new orders decreased 0.2%," the publication further read. "Excluding defense, new orders decreased 0.6%. Transportation equipment, also up two consecutive months, drove the increase, $3.5 billion or 3.7% to $97.6 billion."

Market reaction

This report failed to trigger a noticeable reaction in the US Dollar Index, which was last seen losing 0.15% on the day at 104.05.

© 2000-2024. All rights reserved.

This site is managed by Teletrade D.J. LLC 2351 LLC 2022 (Euro House, Richmond Hill Road, Kingstown, VC0100, St. Vincent and the Grenadines).

The information on this website is for informational purposes only and does not constitute any investment advice.

The company does not serve or provide services to customers who are residents of the US, Canada, Iran, The Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Yemen and FATF blacklisted countries.

AML Website Summary

Risk Disclosure

Making transactions on financial markets with marginal financial instruments opens up wide possibilities and allows investors who are willing to take risks to earn high profits, carrying a potentially high risk of losses at the same time. Therefore you should responsibly approach the issue of choosing the appropriate investment strategy, taking the available resources into account, before starting trading.

Privacy Policy

Use of the information: full or partial use of materials from this website must always be referenced to TeleTrade as the source of information. Use of the materials on the Internet must be accompanied by a hyperlink to Automatic import of materials and information from this website is prohibited.

Please contact our PR department if you have any questions or need assistance at

Live Chat E-mail
Choose your language / location