August 2013 Business Inventories and Sales Appear Softer

Written by Steven Hansen Econintersect‘s analysis of final business sales data (retail plus wholesale plus manufacturing) for August 2013 shows sales were softer after a three month improving trend.

July 2013 Business Inventories and Sales Are Trending Up

Written by Steven Hansen Econintersect‘s analysis of final business sales data (retail plus wholesale plus manufacturing) for July 2013 shows sales are on an improving trend.

May 2013 Business Inventories and Sales Are Stronger

Written by Steven Hansen Econintersect‘s analysis of final business sales data (retail plus wholesale plus manufacturing) for May 2013 is consistent in general with the headline data. The three month rolling average of business sales improved marginally after declining all of 2013 until the May data. Maybe May is the turning point for business sales? …

April 2013 Business Inventories and Sales Show Improvement

Written by Steven Hansen Econintersect‘s analysis of final business sales data (retail plus wholesale plus manufacturing) for April 2013 is better than the headline data. the three month rolling average of business sales with this month’s data is continuing to trend less good (positive growth, slower rate of improvement) – even though this was a …