Retail Sales Surge Almost Double What Analysts PredictedWith vaccinations accelerating, a growing number of people are venturing out and spending more money. The Commerce Department said retail sales surged 9.8% in March, almost double what analysts expected.
'The Sky's The Limit For The U.S. Economy,' Says Economic AnalystWith vaccinations accelerating and stimulus checks mostly distributed, a growing number of people are venturing out and spending more money.
Signs Point To Weak Holiday Shopping SeasonRetailers typically look forward to the holiday season as a time for major profits. But this year, retailers could be singing the blues by the time the Christmas holiday shopping season concludes.
Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart WorkersAfter all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.