ISM Manufacturing Index vs. S&P 500 Index

ISM Manufacturing Index vs. S&P 500 Index This chart shows the correlation between the ISM manufacturing index and the S&P 500 index year-over-year percent change, since 2011. The U.S. ISM Manufacturing Index increased to 59.9% in August. Click the Image to Enlarge

ISM PMI and S&P 500

ISM PMI and S&P 500 What does a cooling in U.S. manufacturing growth mean for the S&P 500 in the coming months? Image: BofA Global Research

Risk Appetite Indicator and U.S. ISM Manufacturing

Risk Appetite Indicator and U.S. ISM Manufacturing The risk appetite indicator is now below zero, as investors expect growth to slowdown significantly in H2. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research