Increase led by transportation equipment orders, which grew 8.4 percent for the month.
MAPI: Intermediate industries will have to expand to meet growing demand from auto industry.
The index's three-month moving average increased to 0.25, its highest reading since February 2012.
Increases in personal consumption expenditures and nonresidential fixed investment were larger than previously estimated.
LaPrairie generates about $30 million in annual revenue.
Increases may differ based on market conditions or contractual provisions.
The departure of Sheri Roberts has led to two executive changes.
The transaction values Coleman at $786 million, including the assumption of net debt.
Mississippi led all states (up 17 percent year-on-year) but ranked 49th between October and November.
Cumberland, under the same name, will operate as a division of R/W Connection.
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Core sales growth was driven by higher activity in the engineered solutions segment.
The acquisition expands capabilities in power utility.
Owners are liquidating the company because of their children's lack of interest.
The 1.1 million figure is 23 percent above October and 30 percent above the prior year.
Production surpassed the December 2007 level.
Distributors say young workers' expectations are changing.
Increases of up to 20 percent will hit some customers January.