Summary of Returns
January 2013

                     January vs. December          Six Months from now
                                                   vs. January

               Prev.                         Prev.
               Diff.  Inc. No ch. Dec. Diff. Diff.  Inc. No ch. Dec. Diff.
               Index                   Index Index                   Index

General Busines   4.6  24.4  45.4  30.2  -5.8  23.7  42.9  38.1  13.8  29.2
Conditions

New Orders        4.9  26.8  42.2  31.1  -4.3  28.3  45.1  36.1  12.5  32.5

Shipments        14.7  26.0  41.2  25.6   0.4  28.0  49.1  35.4  10.2  38.9

Unfilled Orders  -2.0  12.2  70.4  13.2  -1.0   2.7  13.3  64.7  10.4   2.9

Delivery Times   -6.0   8.5  73.4  10.5  -2.0   2.5   6.0  71.3  14.4  -8.5

Inventories      -7.8   9.1  74.4  15.6  -6.5  -2.5  18.9  50.8  21.2  -2.3

Prices Paid      23.5  20.1  71.0   5.4  14.7  45.8  38.0  51.2   3.7  34.3

Prices Received  12.4   7.9  83.0   9.0  -1.1  25.6  28.9  57.8   7.2  21.7

Number of Emp.   -0.2  10.6  70.5  15.8  -5.2  11.2  22.2  59.8  11.6  10.7

Avg. Emp. Wrkwk   0.4   9.1  72.5  17.4  -8.3  14.4  19.9  63.2  11.0   8.9

Capital Ex.      --    --    --    --    --    10.4  23.3  50.7  17.3   6.0


Notes: (1) Items may not add to 100 percent because of omission by respondents.
       (2) All data are seasonally adjusted.
       (3) Diffusion indexes represent the percentage of respondents indicating
           an increase minus the percentage indicating a decrease.
       (4) Survey data reflect information received through January 15, 2013.

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