Despite low unemployment & high wage growth, it could be a slow holiday shopping season.
The Federal Reserve meeting will be the scene-stealer in this week’s economic news.
The government’s latest report on retail sales suggests there’s no reason to worry about consumers.
This week’s reports could bring some clarity to an economics picture muddled by consumers.
This week brings a reading of shopper strength, plus a truly “happy” birthday.
In another sign of an improving economy, the government says shoppers did their thing in May.
Retail sales and inflation reports may show whether the economy is still thirsty for growth.
The government’s latest report shows U.S. retailers are still wondering where the shoppers have gone.
This week brings a look at retail sales, which have been disappointing. Blame the consumer.
This week brings new readings on inflation and retail sales, plus the Fed’s latest economic update.