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Economic Report: U.S. retail sales pop up 0.6% in March after three straight declines

Sales at U.S. retailers rose 0.6% in March to end a streak of three straight declines, underscoring the improved financial picture of U.S. households and the resiliency of an economic expansion that could turn out to be the longest ever......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. retail sales surge in October after first back-to-back declines since 2015

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Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2018

Economic Report: Existing-home sales hold steady as housing market begins to find some balance

Sales of previously-owned homes were unchanged in August, a welcome change after four straight months of declines......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 21st, 2018

Economic Report: Existing-home sales hold steady as housing begins to find some balance

Sales of previously-owned homes were unchanged in August, a welcome change after four straight months of declines......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. retail sales post second straight gain

Sales at U.S. retailers rose in April for the second straight month, adding to evidence the economy has sped up again after a slower start to the year. Retail sales climbed 0.3% last month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 2018

What Does the March Tick-up in Sales Mean for Retailers?

Bargain hunters are back on the, as U.S. retail sales rebounded sharply in the month of March, thus ending the streak of three straight declines. Bargain hunters are back on the streets buying furniture and appliances, and dining out, as U.S.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytApr 17th, 2018

Retail Sales Rebound In March As Autos Jump

After 3 straight months of declines, March retail sales surprised to the upside bouncing 0.6% MoM (+0.4% exp), but ex-autos/gas was a disappointment  (rising 0.3% vs 0.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 16th, 2018

Weaker retail sales loom over China"s economy despite some bright spots

China delivered a mixed economic report card for October on Wednesday as softening retail sales pointed to a consumption slowdown, even as a pick-up in industrial output and investment suggested support measures may be starting to take hold......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2018

Economic Report: Pending home sales snap back in September after 4-month losing streak

Home-contract signings rose unexpectedly in September after declining for four straight months, a sign of faint life in the housing market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 27th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. retail sales are soft for the second month in a row

Sales at U.S. retailers barely grew in September as Americans spent less at restaurants, grocery stores and gas stations, raising questions about whether the economy slowed a bit toward the end of summer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2018

Eurozone Retail Sales Fall for Second Consecutive Month

Eurozone retail sales fell for the second straight month in August, a fresh sign that economic growth has yet to rebound significantly from a slowdown in the first half of the year......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 3rd, 2018

Economic Report: Existing-home sales tumble to a 2½-year low as buyers give up

Sales of previously-owned homes fell for the fourth straight month and ran at the slowest pace since February as housing headwinds proved too much for would-be buyers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 22nd, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. retail sales show midsummer muscle

U.S. retail sales rose a healthy 0.5% in July, showing the economy still has plenty of punch left at midsummer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 15th, 2018

Stock futures cautious ahead of economic data

Traders will get the July report on retail sales and earnings from Macy's......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 15th, 2018

Economic Report: Existing-home sales slide for third-straight month in June, touch 5-month low as housing sputters

With not enough supply to meet demand, the housing market is running out of steam, as evidenced in the National Association of Realtors’ June sales figures......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 23rd, 2018

Bond Report: Treasury yields rise after retail sales help affirm U.S. economic strength

Treasury yields rose Monday after growth in retail sales highlighted the U.S. economy’s strength, an environment in which the Federal Reserve may be comfortable raising interest rates at its current pace......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 16th, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. retail sales jump 0.8% in May, point to strong second-quarter GDP

Sales at retail stores surged in May, but the increase was a double-edged sword. Americans are spending more because of a strong economy, but rising inflation also means they have to pay more for gas and other staples......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2018

Economic Report: Mortgage rates fall to 7-week low, as buyers catch a break

Rates for home loans dipped for the second-straight week, but look to resume their upward march soon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2018

Retail Sales Growth Slows As Fuel Costs Rise

Following March's surprising surge in Retail Sales - after 3 months of declines - April saw spending growth slow notably to just +0.3% from a revised-higher March 0.8% gain. February's initial decline was also revised t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 15th, 2018

US Futures Slide After China Data Disappointments

China’s economic momentum appeared to slow from March's data as while Industrial Production handsomely beat expectations, Retail Sales were below the lowest estimate and Fixed Asset Investment was the weakest sinc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 14th, 2018

Economic Report: New-home sales roar to a 4-month high in March

Sales of newly-constructed homes were stronger than expected in March, suggesting more momentum in the market than seen previously......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2018