WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New orders for factory goods rose for a second straight month in May, adding to tentative signs of stabilization in manufacturing after a recent slowdown. The Commerce Department on Tuesday said new orders for manufactured goods increased 2.1 percent. April's orders were revised to show a 1.3 percent rise instead of the previously reported 1 percent advance. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast new orders received by factories increasing 2 percent. …
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