Markit flash data disappoints

Markit has reported that the latest flash US Composite Output Index reading was 52.7 (53.0 in March).

Meanwhile, the flash Services Business Activity Index was also slightly lower at 52.5 (52.8 in March).

Flash Manufacturing PMI was at 52.8 (53.3 in March) and flash Manufacturing Output Index at 53.4 (54.3 in March).