Raw materials price index rose 3.3 percent.
Day: November 30, 2016
Deal appeared to crumble in September, would create largest gases distributor in world.
Year-to-date sales decreased 13.3 percent year-over-year.
Acquisition expands company's reach in Alabama.
HVAC distributor adds 10 percent ownership interest in Carrier Enterprise Northeast LLC.
Most of 12 districts report slight to moderate economic growth.