Retail Sales Up 1.5%; Ex-Autos Jumps 0.6%
- Retail Sales Up 1.4%; Ex Autos Rise 1.1%. McConnell, Alison L. // Bond Buyer;5/13/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32132, p2
This article reports that in the largest increase in seven months, sales by U.S. retailers rose 1.45 in April to $344.9 billion, while excluding input from auto dealerships, retail sales were up 1.1 %, according to data released by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The April retail sales figure...
- Retail Sales Up 0.1%; Ex-Autos Gain 0.5%. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;12/14/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32029, p2
The article presents information on increase in sales by 0.1% of U.S. retailers. This increase is slightly less than expected. According to the Commerce Department excluding input from auto dealerships, retail sales were up by 0.5%. The retail sales increase followed a revised 0.8% hike in...
- Retail Sales Jump 0.6%; Ex-Autos Gain 0.4%. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;10/15/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32733, p2
The article focuses on the data released by the Commerce Department of the U.S. on October 12, 2007. The report showed that retail sales have posted a 0.6 percent increase to $380.230 billion in September 2007. Excluding automobiles, retail sales have increased by 0.4 percent to $301.577...
- Business Sales Rise 0.4%; Inventories Gain 0.7%. Glazier, Kyle // Bond Buyer;3/14/2012, Vol. 379 Issue 33679, p2
The article reports on the announcement made by the U.S. Commerce Department regarding the 0.7% increase in business inventories and the 0.4% increase in business sales in 2012.
- Business Sales Climb 2.2%; Inventories Add 1.0%. Temple-West, Patrick // Investment Dealers' Digest;5/13/2011, Vol. 77 Issue 18, p8
The article mentions the 2.2% growth in business sales and 1.0% growth in business inventories as reported by the U.S. Department of Commerce.
- Sales Figures Bode Well for Restaurants. // Restaurant Business;9/15/2003, Vol. 102 Issue 15, p10
In the latest suggestion of an industry rebound, the U.S. Department of Commerce has released preliminary figures showing a 7.9% year-over-year rise in restaurant and bar sales during July 2003. The data were adjusted for seasonality but not for price changes. Under that computation, a burger...
- Inventories Rise 0.4%; Sales Increase 2.0%. Temple-West, Patrick // Investment Dealers' Digest;1/15/2010, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p10
The article reports on the rise of inventories by 0.4 percent and the increase of total business sales by 2.0 percent as of November 2009 according to the data released by the Department of Commerce in the U.S.
- Q1 E-Commerce Sales Gain 23.8% to $19.8B. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;5/23/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32138, p2
This article reports that the retail sales via electronic commerce rose 23.8%, or $3.8 billion, to $19.8 billion in the first quarter of 2005 compared to the same period in 2004, the U.S. Commerce Department reported, based on preliminary adjusted figures. Viewed another way, e-commerce sales in...
- Retail Sales Soar 1.0% Ex-Autos Jump 1.1%. Smith, Nicole M. // Bond Buyer;12/14/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32528, p2
The article reports on the sales performance of U.S. retailers as of November 2006. According to the Department of Commerce, total sales in the retail sector increased by one percent. IFR Markets expected an increase of 0.2 percent in retail sales and 0.3 percent rise in sales excluding...