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Retail sales rebound on the back of strong auto sales

Justin Sullivan/Getty Retail sales rose 0.6% in March, ending a streak of three .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

March Retail Sales Rebound, With Help From Autos

Spending at U.S. retailers bounced back in March, but the broader trend in consumer spending shows only moderate growth despite a solid labor market and growing worker paychecks......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 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

In age of Uber and Tesla, local dealerships face conundrum

Small to mid-size car dealer groups are selling their businesses to auto-retail giants or investment firms at a robust clip even as auto sales remain strong......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 8th, 2018

In Age of Uber and Tesla, Local Dealerships Face Conundrum

Small to mid-size car dealer groups are selling their businesses to auto-retail giants or investment firms at a robust clip even as auto sales remain strong......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 8th, 2018

Nissan Makes Unconventional Bet on Rental-Car Market to Boost U.S. Sales

The Japanese auto maker’s push into the sector comes as Detroit car companies are cutting back and focusing more on retail buyers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 27th, 2017

U.K Retail Sales Bounce Back in October

Data this morning showed that U.K. retail sales rebounded last month, as the strong performance of the second-hand sector offset a drop in sales of clothes and footwear. Retail sales grew +0.3% on the month in October, beating market expectations of.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseNov 16th, 2017

US auto sales fall even with strong sales of SUVs and trucks

Ford, Honda, Nissan, Toyota and Volkswagen reported sales gains for October, defying expectations that buyers would pull back and that fewer people than expected would replace hurricane-damaged vehicles......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 1st, 2017

Last month"s retail sales jumped by most in over 2 years

Americans increased their spending at retailers last month by the most in two and a half years, driven by strong auto sales as residents of hurricane-ravaged areas replaced destroyed cars......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 13th, 2017

Last month"s retail sales jumped by most in over 2 years

Americans increased their spending at retailers last month by the most in two and a half years, driven by strong auto sales as residents of hurricane-ravaged areas replaced destroyed cars......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 13th, 2017

U.S. retail sales dipped 0.2% in August as auto sales fell

Consumers cut back on their shopping in August by the largest amount in six months as a big drop in auto sales offset .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 15th, 2017

Retail Sales Tumble In August - Worst Since Jan 2016 As Online Sales Slump

Following July's exuberant bounce back in retail sales (due to auto sales spike, despite auto manufacturers reporting a collapse in sales?), August Retail sales tumbled 0.2% MoM (just as we warned) and July'.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 15th, 2017

Retail Sales Rebound In July - Biggest Jump Since Dec 2016 On Record Auto Incentives

After declining for two straight months, US Retail Sales in July rebounded dramatically to a 0.6% MoM gain - the most since Dec 2016 - driven a surge in motor vehicles (record incentives) and department stores .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 15th, 2017

3 Fidelity Funds to Make the Most of Solid Retail Sales

Steady retail sales and healthy pattern of consumer spending, makes retail industry-focused mutual funds a strong investment choice Retail sales registered a stable increase last month, postin.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 19th, 2018

Auto Stocks" Q1 Earnings Queued for Apr 19: GPC and WBC

After a slow start in 2018, major automakers report robust sales in March. A strong job market and tax reforms drive auto sales. The first-quarter 2018 earnings season for the au.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 18th, 2018

With Retail Spending on the Rise, Auto Parts and Supplies Look Hot.

With Retail Spending on the Rise, Auto Parts and Supplies Look Hot. On Monday, the U.S. Commerce Department released the latest retail sales figures and for the first t.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 17th, 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

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

Robust Auto Sales Push March Retail Total Above Expectations

The advance estimate on retail sales for March was higher than economists' consensus estimates largely on the strength on auto sales......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 16th, 2018

Retail Sales Growth Sluggish Despite Higher Employment, Fatter Paychecks

Spending at U.S. retailers bounced back in March, but the broader trend in consumer spending shows only moderate growth despite a solid labor market and growing worker paychecks......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 16th, 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