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WASHINGTON— Americans increased their spending on autos, furniture, clothing and building materials in March, lifting retail sales for the first time in four months. Retail sales jumped 0.9 percent last month, after declining 0.5 percent in February, the Commerce Department said Tuesday. At the same time, gas has tumbled to $2.39 a gallon, a $1.30 cheaper than a...
CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the latest economic data on producer prices and retail sales.
WASHINGTON, April 14- U.S. retail sales rose in March for the first time since late last year as consumers bought automobiles and other goods, bolstering views that a sharp slowdown in economic growth in the first quarter was temporary. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday retail sales increased 0.9 percent. That was the largest gain since March last year and...
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on last month's producer prices and retail sales.
WASHINGTON— The Commerce Department releases retail sales data for March on Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. Eastern. Despite the month-over-month increase, gas costing $2.39 a gallon is almost a $1.30 cheaper than prices a year ago, according to AAA's Daily Fuel Gauge. That should translate into $700 of gasoline savings compared with last year, according to government...
Poundland sales took annual revenue over the £1 billion ($1.5 billion) mark for the first time.
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WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for March, 8:30 a.m. Eastern time. WASHINGTON— Commerce Department releases retail sales data for March, 8:30 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Commerce Department releases business inventories for February, 10 a.m..
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WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for March, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases retail sales data for March, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases business inventories for February, 10 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Federal Reserve releases industrial production for March, 9:15 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.;...
After being made redundant at 24, Michelle Mone, founder of Ultimo, talks about the underwear business, her new book and her tips on launching a business.
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