ISM Non-manufacturing index for September 2009 at 50.9%

The Institute for Supply Management released their non-manufacturing index (NMI) today. Business Activity Index at 55.1% New Orders Index at 54.2% Employment Index at 44.3% Once again, we see workers being left behind, as it has been in almost every indicator. Any index above 50 means growth. So the non-manufacturing index is showing expansion, but barely.