broad gauge :
- n a railroad track (or its width) broader than the standard 56.5 inches
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- News Summary: Eurozone recovery hopes mount
THE NEWS: Financial information company Markit said its eurozone monthly purchasing managers' index — a broad gauge of economic activity — rose for the fourth straight month, to 50.4 points in July from ...
July 24, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
- Eurozone recovery hopes mount after survey
Financial information company Markit said Wednesday that its monthly purchasing managers' index — a broad gauge of economic activity — for the eurozone rose for the fourth month running, to 50.4 points in July from 48.7 the previous month. "Today's PMI data corroborate our assessment that the eurozone economy is slowly moving from contraction to stabilization," said Tom Rogers, senior economic ...
July 24, 2013 - Beaumont Enterprise