TITLE

Retail & Food Sales Up 1.4%, Consumer Gains in 2Q

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/14/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32650, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase in sales in the U.S. for the month of May 2007. It has been inferred that there is a 1.4% increase in retail sales, sales excluding autos grew 1.3%, sales excluding gas rose 1.2%, and sales excluding both autos and gas increased 1.0%. Moreover, the biggest sales gainers include gasoline at 3.8%, clothing at 2.7%, and building materials at 2.1%.
ACCESSION #
25444595

 

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