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Retail sales slow to 0.8% in April

After several months of strong retail sales, shoppers appeared more cautious about spending in April as rainy weather and fresh worries about the economy curbed people's urge to shop.
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Retail sales rise 3.6% in August, beating forecasts

Business & Finance : Money & Co (2 years ago)

Shoppers hit the malls for back-to-school shopping in August and handed retailers a healthy boost despite continued worries about the job market and a sluggish economy. Read Post

Retail sales at major chains up a weak 0.1% in June

Business & Finance : Money & Co (3 years ago)

Consumers worried about the economy appeared more cautious about buying in June, prompting concerns about a possible slowdown in spending just ahead of the back-to-school shopping season. Read Post

Early Easter, chilly weather keep March retail sales growth slow

Business & Finance : Money & Co (2 years ago)

Consumers shopping during a chilly March gave retail sales for the month a half-hearted push, with spending weighed down by the bitter weather, sequestration worries, ongoing economic weakness and an earlier Easter that shaved off a... Read Post

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