Strong retail sales boost optimism before US election, but it may be short lived

(Reuters) - In an ordinary presidential election, Friday's retail sales report would have been a dream for an incumbent like Republican President Donald Trump. Headline sales topped expectations by a wide margin and spending was up from August in all but ...

9 days ago

Strong retail sales boost optimism before US election, but it may be short lived

Strong retail sales boost optimism before US election, but it may be short lived

In an ordinary presidential election, Friday's retail sales report would have been a dream for an incumbent like Republican President Donald Trump. Headline sales topped expectations by a wide margin and spending was up from August in all but one of the ...

9 days ago

Strong retail sales boost optimism before US election, but it may be short lived

Strong retail sales boost optimism before US election, but it may be short lived

(Reuters) - In an ordinary presidential election, Friday's retail sales report would have been a dream for an incumbent like Republican President Donald Trump. Headline sales topped expectations by a wide margin and spending was up from August in all but ...

9 days ago

Strong Retail Sales Boost Optimism Before US Election, but It May Be Short Lived

Strong Retail Sales Boost Optimism Before US Election, but It May Be Short Lived

(Reuters) - In an ordinary presidential election, Friday's retail sales report would have been a dream for an incumbent like Republican President Donald Trump. Headline sales topped expectations by a wide margin and spending was up from August in all but ...

9 days ago

GRAPHIC-Strong retail sales boost optimism before US election, but it may be short lived

GRAPHIC-Strong retail sales boost optimism before US election, but it may be short lived

Without a vaccine or effective treatment, many consumers also hesitate to head out to stores or restaurants where they may be exposed to the virus. On the one hand, the retail report showed that overall retail spending is now above pre-pandemic levels.

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Strong retail sales boost optimism before US election, but it may be short lived By

Strong retail sales boost optimism before US election, but it may be short lived By

... © . FILE PHOTO: A man wears a mask as he walks through a retail shopping area during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease in California. By Jonnelle Marte. () – In an ordinary presidential election, Friday's retail sales report would have been a dream ...

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