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US Retail Sales UP on Trump Tax Cuts, Consumer Spending Strengthens

US Retail Sales UP on Trump Tax Cuts, Consumer Spending Strengthens US retail sales rebounded in March after 3 straight monthly decliners as households boosted purchases of motor vehicles and other big-ticket items, s.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 16th, 2018

Rising Sales Give Retailers Hope Ahead of Holidays

A parade of U.S. retail chains reported rising sales in the latest quarter, another sign of healthy consumer spending heading into the critical holiday shopping season......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 20th, 2018

U.S. Retail Sales Rose in October

American consumers picked up their spending in October amid a robust labor market and high consumer confidence—signaling U.S. consumers could be ready to spend more this holiday season......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 15th, 2018

U.S. retail sales rebound, but consumer spending slowing

U.S. retail sales rebounded sharply in October as purchases of motor vehicles and building materials surged, but data for the prior two months was revised lower and the underlying trend suggested that consumer spending was probably slowing down......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 15th, 2018

The Trump tax cuts were supposed to set off an investment boom. They haven’t so far.

Instead it looks like they're just providing a boost to consumers: Consumer spending was up another 4 percent in the third quarter, and contributed nearly 2.7 percentage points to growth......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 27th, 2018

Drop in bar and restaurant spending dampened U.S. retail sales in September

Consumer spending, which makes up about 70 percent of economic activity in the United States, rose just 0.1 percent last month......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 15th, 2018

U.S. retail sales increase modestly; consumer spending strong

U.S. retail sales barely rose in September as a rebound in motor vehicle purchases was offset by the biggest drop in spending at restaurants and bars in nearly two years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 15th, 2018

U.S. retail sales rise modestly; consumer spending strong

U.S. retail sales barely rose in September as a rebound in motor vehicle purchases was offset by the biggest drop in spending at restaurants and bars in nearly two years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 15th, 2018

Retail sales edge higher amid strong consumer spending

* Retail sales increase 0.1 percent in September.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 15th, 2018

U.S. retail sales rise slightly; consumer spending strong

U.S. retail sales barely rose in September as a rebound in motor vehicle purchases was offset by the biggest drop in spending at restaurants and bars in nearly two years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 15th, 2018

Retail Sales Miss Across The Board As Auto Spending Slides

The summer spending spree is officially over. In August, the US consumer hit the breaks on spending as retail sa.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 14th, 2018

Deep Dive: Retailers are hot again — here are the earnings and sales winners

Trump’s tax cuts and strong consumer spending lead to favorable results for retailers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 23rd, 2018

Should You Hold Kimco Realty (KIM) With Retail Sales Surge?

Kimco Realty (KIM) to gain from its ownership of premium assets in key markets and robust consumer spending. However, e-retail bo.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytAug 17th, 2018

Consumers Start Third Quarter With Strong July Retail Sales

Americans boosted their spending in July, a robust start for consumer spending in the third quarter amid a strong labor market and robust consumer confidence......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 15th, 2018

U.S. Retail Sales Rise Amid Robust Consumer Confidence

Americans boosted their spending in July, a robust start for consumer spending in the third quarter amid a strong labor market and robust consumer confidence......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 15th, 2018

NRF lifts 2018 U.S. retail sales forecast on strong job market, tax reform

The National Retail Federation on Monday raised its U.S. retail sales forecast for 2018, citing higher wages, gains in disposable income and a strong job market that have boosted consumer spending......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 13th, 2018

NRF lifts 2018 U.S. retail sales forecast on strong job market, tax reform

The National Retail Federation on Monday raised its U.S. retail sales forecast for 2018, citing higher wages, gains in disposable income and a strong job market that have boosted consumer spending......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 13th, 2018

The Dark Side to Rising Consumer Spending

Retail sales are strong, but shoppers are borrowing more to fund their purchases. That may make sense, or leave people struggling to pay off debt......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 17th, 2018

Retail Sector Earnings: Performances Remain Mixed Heading Into Q2 Reports

U.S. retail sales started the year on a softer note, but the latest reading from the Commerce Department in mid-June showed a stronger turnaround in consumer spending. Retail sales rose 0.8 percent in May and were .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJul 12th, 2018

Weekly Market Preview: Trump Meets Kim Jong Un, FOMC Meets On Interest Rates, Retail Sales, And More

Driven by strong performances in consumer companies Johnson &.....»»

Category: economySource: nasdaqJun 10th, 2018

Consumer spending picking up, gasoline prices a burden

U.S. retail sales rose moderately in April as rising gasoline prices cut into discretionary spending, but consumer spending appeared on track to accelerate. Aleksandra Michalska reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 15th, 2018