Trade Deficit

Fundamentals 7/12: Chain Store Sales, Trade Deficit Up

Retail Sales -ICSC-Goldman Store Sales Week/Week: +0.4% -ICSC-Goldman Store Sales Year/Year: +5.5% -Redbook Store Sales Year/Year: 5.4% Consumer Metrics Index of Online Retail Sales: “We are becoming more convinced with each passing week that the rate of contraction of on-line consumer demand for discretionary durable goods “bottomed” at the end of May 2011. The climb