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By John Caiazzo | April 18, 2016
By Lucia Mutikani, Reuters | March 15, 2016
U.S. retail sales fell less than expected in February, but a sharp downward revision to January's sales could reignite concerns about the economy's growth prospects.
By Matt Weller | February 15, 2016
For the morning after Valentine’s Day, it still feels like love is in the air, at least for risk bulls.
By Sruthi Ramakrishnan, Reuters | December 28, 2015
Strong online sales and demand for furniture and women's apparel helped U.S. retail sales grow by a "solid" 7.9% this holiday season, according to MasterCard Advisors SpendingPulse.
By Lucia Mutikani, Reuters | December 11, 2015
A gauge of U.S. consumer spending rose solidly in November, suggesting enough momentum in the economy for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next week for the first time in nearly a decade.
U.S. producer prices unexpectedly rose in November as the cost of services increased, but the underlying trend continued to point to weak inflation pressures.
By Nandita Bose and Ramkumar Iyer, Reuters | November 19, 2015
Best Buy Co Inc forecast a revenue decline for the crucial holiday quarter and reported lower-than-expected quarterly sales due to weak demand for mobile phones, tablets, repair services and warranties.
By Nathan Layne, Reuters | November 17, 2015
Wal-Mart Stores Inc reported slightly stronger-than-expected quarterly earnings on Tuesday as it booked its fifth straight gain in U.S. same-store sales, sending its shares up nearly 3%.
By Lucia Mutikani, Reuters | November 13, 2015
U.S. business inventories unexpectedly rose in September amid flat sales, suggesting the government's third-quarter economic growth estimate could be revised higher later this month.
By Reuters | November 13, 2015
The dollar moved higher against major currencies on Friday as U.S. retail sales fell short of forecasts but did not alter expectations the Federal Reserve may raise interest rates in December.