Tag: US consumer

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

June Retail Sales at 1% v/s .8% Expected, May Revised Higher

July 15, 2022

Via: DailyFX

The US consumer remains strong as indicated by this morning’s release of US retail sales data for the month of June. That data point came in at 1% versus an expectation for .8%. And last month’s -.3% that caught so […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

US consumer spending growth slowed in January while incomes jumped

February 28, 2020


Americans pulled back on their spending in January, even as their incomes surged, a sign the economy was growing modestly before the threat of coronavirus arose. The Commerce Department said Friday that consumer spending increased 0.2% last month, down from […]