Data Round-Up: Real Consumption Still on Track for +2.9% Gain in 17Q4

posted by Michael Lewis on December 14, 2017

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Happy Holidays. Aided by continuing rebuilding/restocking from the fall hurricanes and by the early Thanksgiving, retail sales easily exceeded consensus expectations for November.


FMI’s analyses of this morning’s November Retail Sales and October Business Inventories reports, plus Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic and November U.S. Dollar and Trade Prices results.


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Michael Lewis

Mike Lewis founded Free Market Inc. (FMI) in 1982 as a full-service economic consulting firm, providing insights and in-depth data analysis primarily for institutional money managers and corporate planning directors.

FMI has compiled a solid record of timely, independent and accurate economic forecasts.  FMI blends its unique analysis of indicators and experience with economic cycles into a consistent overall outlook. They offer both a comprehensive overview and in-depth detail that enable clients to integrate FMI’s insights into their decision-making process.

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