Factory orders up 1.8 percent in December The Associated Press, The Associated Press February 4, 2013 | 0 Comments share share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints U.S. factory orders increased in December even though companies trimmed their orders for goods that signal investment plans. VIEW COMMENTS ( 0 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202586878912 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.