Jan. Business Inventories: +0.9% to $1,453.1B vs. +0.8% expected and +0.8% in Dec. Sales +2% to...

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Jan. Business Inventories: +0.9% to $1,453.1B vs. +0.8% expected and +0.8% in Dec. Sales +2% to $1,177.8B. Inventory/sales ratio falls to 1.23 from 1.25 prior, and vs. 1.25 a year ago.