January Was A Good Month For Business

Business sales remained strong in January 2011. Econintersect calculates sales were up 11% YoY using unadjusted data, and up over 2% MoM (comparing December and January YoY increases). Business data was good in January.

Overall December 2010 Was a Pretty Good Month for Business

With the release of overall business sales data for December 2011 – manufacturing + wholesale + retail, it is concluded that December was a pretty good month.

Business Sales Strong in September 2010

Business sales remain strong in September 2010 – business sales are the combined sales volumes of manufacturing, wholesale and retail trades. There is nothing in this September 2010 business data to suggest we are at recession’s door. The data appears normal and strong for a September and displaying the usual seasonal pattern seen in every recent year except 2008.