s market share. Any shakiness in the recovery of consumer spending could hamper pet health-care spending--showing ..... by 2017. Despite the pullback we've seen in consumer spending in the wake of recessionary conditions, we still
Weak U.S. consumer spending is weighing on results in the retail branding segment.
Weakness in consumer spending could affect demand and cause pricing to soften materially.A persistent increase in commodity prices, particularly in energy
While Danone continues to be challenged by intense competitive pressures, soft consumer spending , and the lingering effects from the infant nutrition recall a year ago, results are tracking in line with our expectations
July 24 (Reuters) - Modular kitchen manufacturer Howden Joinery Group Plc reported a 37.5 percent rise in first-half profit, helped by an improving housing market and consumer spending in Britain.
capacity to spend for fun stuff. And that’s not good news for the U.S. economy. When it comes to increasing consumer spending to lift the economy, our only hope lies with the baby boomers, who have the most discretionary income to spend
moat rating—continued to play out in consistent outperformance during the second quarter despite a restrained consumer - spending environment. The company reported record second-quarter margin expansion and raised its full-year guidance
we anticipate flat-to-low-single-digit same-store sales amid increased competition and emerging market consumer spending pressures and low-single-digit unit growth, bringing our consolidated revenue growth forecast to 8% for KFC
generally remained high in recent months. Moreover, consumer spending has not picked up despite the drop in unemployment ..... reflected the easing of political tensions. Increased consumer spending , growth in exports, and government spending all drove the expansion
Employment The U.S. labor market continues on its trend of slow improvement, providing a positive backdrop for consumer spending . Employment levels have returned to the previous peak, seen in 2007. Nonfarm payrolls have averaged 198,000 per month