Tag Archives: retail sales

Retail Sales Edged Up 0.1 Percent in September

There were $509.0 billion in retail and food service sales in September, up 0.1 percent from the previous month and 5.7 percent from September 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. August’s revised figure was virtually unchanged. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – fell 0.1 percent. Year-over-year core sales increased 5.7 percent. Retail trade sales increased 0.4 ...

Read More »

Retail Sales Edged Up 0.1 Percent in August

There were $509.0 billion in retail and food service sales in August, up 0.1 percent from the previous month and 6.6 percent from August 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. July’s number was upwardly revised to reflect a 0.7 percent increase. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – rose 0.3 percent. Year-over-year core sales increased 7.3 percent. ...

Read More »

Retail Sales Rose 0.5 Percent in July

There were $507.5 billion in retail and food service sales in July, up 0.5 percent from the previous month and 6.4 percent from July 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. June’s number was downwardly revised to reflect a 0.2 percent increase. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – rose 0.6 percent. Year-over-year core sales increased 7.2 percent. ...

Read More »

Retail Sales Rose 0.5 Percent in June

There were $506.8 billion in retail and food service sales in June, up 0.5 percent from the previous month and 6.6 percent from June 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. May’s number was upwardly revised to reflect a 1.3 percent increase. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – rose 0.4 percent. Year-over-year core sales increased 7.1 percent. ...

Read More »

Retail Sales Rose 0.8 Percent in May

There were $502.0 billion in retail and food service sales in May, up 0.8 percent from the previous month and 5.9 percent from May 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. April’s number was upwardly revised to reflect a 0.4 percent increase. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – rose 0.9 percent. Year-over-year core sales increased 6.4 percent. ...

Read More »

Retail Sales Rose 0.3% in April

There were $497.6 billion in retail and food service sales in April, up 0.3% from the previous month and 4.7% from April 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. March’s number was upwardly revised to reflect a 0.8% increase. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – rose 0.3%. Year-over-year core sales increased 4.8%. Retail trade sales increased 0.4% ...

Read More »

Retail Sales Rose 0.6% in March

There were $494.6 billion in retail and food service sales in March, up 0.6% from the previous month and 4.5% from March 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. February’s number was upwardly revised to reflect a 0.1% decrease. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – rose 0.2%. Year-over-year core sales increased 4.5%. Retail trade sales increased 0.6% ...

Read More »

Retail Sales Fell 0.1% in February

There were $492.3 billion in retail and food service sales in February, down 0.1% from the previous month but up 4.0% from February 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. January’s number was upwardly revised to reflect a 0.1% decrease. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – rose 0.2%. Year-over-year core sales increased 4.4%. Retail trade sales decreased ...

Read More »

Retail Sales Fell 0.3% in January

There were $492.0 billion in retail and food service sales in January, down 0.3% from the previous month but up 3.6% from January 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. December’s number was downwardly revised to reflect no significant change from November 2017. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – were unchanged. Year-over-year core sales increased 4.2%. Retail ...

Read More »

Retail Sales Grew 0.4% in December

There were $495.4 billion in retail and food service sales in December, up 0.4% from the previous month and 5.4% from December 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. November’s number was upwardly revised to reflect a 0.9% increase. Core retail sales – excluding automobiles and parts – grew 0.4%. Year-over-year core sales increased 6.3%. Retail trade sales increased 0.3% ...

Read More »