TITLE

Retail Sales Jump 0.7%; Ex-Autos Climbs 0.2%

AUTHOR(S)
Ackerman, Andrew
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/17/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32299, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the sales incurred by retailers in December 2005 in the U.S. The overall 0.7 percent rise was below a 0.8 percent rise projected by IFR BondData America's poll of economists. Sales of motor vehicles and parts dealers fueled the overall rise. They increased 2.6 percent following a revised 0.8 percent rise in November.
ACCESSION #
19643814

 

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