TITLE

November Sales So-So

AUTHOR(S)
Hogsett, Don
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;12/19/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that total retail sales in the United States for the month of November 2005 increased due to an increase in car sales, according to the US Commerce Department. There were increases in sales of building materials. Categories that decreased in sales were furniture, home furnishings, electronics, appliances and gas stations.
ACCESSION #
19201008

 

Related Articles

  • Minus Cars, Retail Sales Up. Hogsett, Don // Home Textiles Today;11/28/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p13 

    The article discusses on the report of the United States Commerce Department that car sales have slumped and U.S. retail sales have dipped during the month of October. The strongest channel for the said month was on clothing and accessories which sales climbed as the cooler weather started to...

  • February Retail Sales Rise 0.3%; Ex-Autos Up 0.3%.  // Bond Buyer;3/1/2014, Vol. 123 Issue F311, p1 

    The article focuses on data released by the U.S. Commerce Department on U.S. retail sales as of March 2014. Topics discussed include 0.3 percent increase in the value of retail sales, 0.3 percent increase in "core" retail sales excluding motor vehicles, building materials and gasoline, and 2.5...

  • Disconnect: Our reality, government's sales data. Epperson, Jerry // Furniture/Today;9/10/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p26 

    The article presents the author's comments on the 2007 furniture retail sales data from the U.S. Department of Commerce and the factors affecting it. The author says that the various data over the years has been disagreed upon but in 2007 the evidence is overwhelming. He states that yes, bedding...

  • Retail Sales End Year on Strong Note.  // Wood & Wood Products;Feb2000, Vol. 105 Issue 2, p18 

    Deals with the sales of furniture through retail stores in the United States (US) for the months of November and December 1999. Percentage of growth in retail sales in December according to the US Commerce Department; Sales of furniture and home furnishings in November; Projections by economists...

  • Retailers report sluggish September sales.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;10/27/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 43, p17 

    The article examines the report released by the U.S. Commerce Department concerning the performance of the retail industry of the country for the month of September 2008. The report states that total retail sales were flat unadjusted over 2007 and down 1.2 percent seasonally adjusted from...

  • Retail Sales Ex-Autos Both Increase 0.2%. Smith, Nicole M. // Bond Buyer;9/15/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32467, p2 

    The article reports on the increase of overall sales of retailers much higher than expectations, according to the Commerce Department in the U.S. Sales increased .0.2 percent in August to $368.2 billion. Sales rose 0.2 percent to $298.3 billion after a 0.6 percent increase in July, originally...

  • Sales Crow 0.2%; Ex Autos Gain 1.1%. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;10/17/2005, Vol. 854 Issue 32239, p2 

    Reports that sales by U.S. retailers has risen by 0.2 percent in September 2005, while excluding input from automobile dealerships, retail sales were up by 1.1 percent, according to data released by the Department of Commerce.

  • 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...

  • June Retail Sales Up 0.6%; Ex-Autos Increase 0.3%. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;7/15/2009, Vol. 369 Issue 33149, p2 

    The article reports on the increase in retail sales in the U.S. in 2009. The Commerce Department reports that the sales rose by 0.6% to $342.138 billion on a seasonally adjusted basis, while excluding automobiles, sales has increased by 0.3% to $285.101 billion in June. It also indicates that...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics