Global Statistics

All countries
369,641,310
Confirmed
Updated on January 28, 2022 10:54 pm
All countries
289,923,769
Recovered
Updated on January 28, 2022 10:54 pm
All countries
5,665,282
Deaths
Updated on January 28, 2022 10:54 pm

Global Statistics

All countries
369,641,310
Confirmed
Updated on January 28, 2022 10:54 pm
All countries
289,923,769
Recovered
Updated on January 28, 2022 10:54 pm
All countries
5,665,282
Deaths
Updated on January 28, 2022 10:54 pm

Retail sales give glum market a needed caffeine boost

The latest spate of economic data is improving—and man, do we need it.

Wall Street opened higher Monday morning after U.S. retail sales for March, at up 1.1 percent, came in stronger than the consensus view of up 0.8 percent. More importantly, the February revision to up 0.7 percent was a huge increase over the 0.3 percent rise initially reported.

The bottom line: First-quarter personal consumption will be higher than expected.

spot_img

Hot Topics

Related Articles