Consumer spending may be anemic in a macroeconomic sense, but Time Magazine notes three...

|By:, SA News Editor

Consumer spending may be anemic in a macroeconomic sense, but Time Magazine notes three companies still stand out with surprisingly brisk sales. Economic downturn? Don't say that to the loyal customers at Amazon (AMZN -1.4%), Expedia (EXPE -2.1%) and Starbucks (SBUX -1.6%) who keep coming back for more and more.