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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

Worried about a recession in NYC? Relax

Three bad economic signals in the past month—weak retail sales, a disappointing report on gross domestic product and a huge trade deficit—has the word recession in the headlines. But if you're afraid... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 11th, 2019

Stocks up as economic report offsets effect of drop in Boeing shares

In economic news, U.S. retail sales unexpectedly rose in January......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 11th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. retail sales rebound slightly in January a month after biggest decline in 10 years

A month after the biggest decline in 10 years, sales at U.S. retailers rebounded slightly in January, led by Internet stores and home centers. Retail sales rose 0.2% in January vs. a revised 1.6% drop in December......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 11th, 2019

Economic Report: Existing-home sales fall for third-straight month, hit a 3-year low

Sales of previously-owned homes declined for the third month in a row, price growth is tepid, and properties aren’t flying off the market the way they used to - all signs of a cooling housing market. The question now is, will it perk up in the spring?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2019

Economic Report: Retail sales sink 1.2% in December in the worst plunge in nine years

Sales at U.S. retailers fizzled in December and posted the biggest decline in nine years, according to a long-delayed government report. Retail sales sank 1.2% last month.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Economic Report: Mortgage rates hit a 3-month low with home buyers biding their time

Rates for home loans fell, marking two straight months of declines, and may have farther to go, which would help support housing market activity......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2018

Economic Report: Businesses wary as PMI readings fall to multiyear lows across the globe

If retail sales are anything to go by (and they should be), U.S. consumers feel pretty confident and are happily spending away. Businesses, by contrast, are not.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2018

Economic Report: Businesses wary as PMI readings fall to multi-year lows across the globe

If retail sales are anything to go by (and they should be), U.S. consumers feel pretty confident and are happily spending away. Businesses, by contrast, are not.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2018

Economic Report: Retail sales get off to good start for the holiday season, online stores big winners

Most U.S. retailers posted healthy increases in sales in November as the holiday season kicked off with Black Friday specials after Thanksgiving. Steady spending toward the end of the year points to a solid increase in fourth-quarter GDP......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 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