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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 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

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

Economic Report: Existing-home sales rise in March even as supply crunch worsens

Previously-owned home sales were strong in March despite increasingly thin supply, which is pushing prices higher and keeping first-time buyers largely sidelined......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 23rd, 2018

US Retail Rise: ETFs in Focus

U.S. retail sales increase for the first time in three months owing to strong consumer spending and improved economic fundamentals. U.S. retail sales picked up in March after decl.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 17th, 2018

China"s economic growth holds steady amid trade dispute

China's economic growth held steady at 6.8 percent over a year earlier in the quarter ending in March, buoyed by retail sales and investment......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2018

China"s economic growth holds steady at 6.8 percent

China's economic growth held steady at 6.8 percent over a year earlier in the quarter ending in March, buoyed by retail sales and investment......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 16th, 2018

US Retail Sales UP on Trump Tax Cuts, Consumer Spending Strengthens

US Retail Sales UP on Trump Tax Cuts, Consumer Spending Strengthens US retail sales rebounded in March after 3 straight monthly decliners as households boosted purchases of motor vehicles and other big-ticket items, s.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 16th, 2018

US retail sales get green light as car sales accelerate

After three straight monthly declines, U.S. retail sales rebounded.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 16th, 2018

Retail sales rebound after 3 months of declines

U.S. consumers bounced back in March and bought more cars, furniture and appliances after three months of slightly declining sales. The Commerce Department says retail sales rose 0.6 percent last month, the largest increase since November......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 16th, 2018