Empire State Manufacturing Survey shows upwards surprise
S&P futures vs fair value: +12.60. Nasdaq futures vs fair value: +40.30. The S&P 500 futures trade 13 points, or 0.3%, above fair value.Just in, the Empire State Manufacturing Survey increased to 34.3 in September (Briefing.com consensus 18.6) from 18.3 in August.Import prices decreased 0.3% in August after increasing a revised 0.4% (from 0.3%) in July. Excluding oil, import prices decreased 0.1% after increasing a revised 0.1% (from 0.0%) in July. Export prices rose 0.4% after increasing a revised 1.1% (from 1.3%) in July. Excluding agriculture, export prices rose 0.2% after increasing a revised 1.4% (from 1.6%) in July.