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More on retail sales: Building material and garden equipment sales (HD, LOW) were again, up 1.5%...

More on retail sales: Building material and garden equipment sales (HD, LOW) were again, up 1.5% M/M and 4.1% Y/Y, while department store sales (SHLD, KSS, M, JWN, JCP) trailed expectations. Grocery store sales (KR, SVU, SWY) slipped during April compared to March but were 2% than a year ago on pricing gains.
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  • Jason Tillberg
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    Sounds like a report that won't lead to jobs as volume is way down.

     

    Lumber I noticed is way up in price ..so that may well explain HD and LOW.

     

    But volume growth folks is dead.
    13 May 2013, 09:18 AM Reply Like
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