consensus is for 0.4% gain in income, before inflation, but that looks too low to me. Based on the lackluster retail sales report, I think the forecast of a 0.4% gain in consumption looks high. However, consumption growth in the prior
well for producers.Cemex has a widespread distribution network and leading brands to serve the Mexican market, where retail sales of cement through distributors account for a significant portion of demand. CEO Fernando Gonzalez was appointed CEO
* Economists say data bodes well for Friday's GDP figures
week highs after the auto dealership chain reported positive Q2 results and a sunny view of the rest of the year. Retail sales of new vehicles at locations open one year or more rose 12% in Q2 while retail same-store sales of used cars increased
standards tighten, the cost of financing could increase, which could decrease the number of loans to customers and depress retail sales .Harley-Davidson's brand is more than 100 years old and resonates globally with a wide consumer base, particularly
OTTAWA, July 23 (Reuters) - Strong car sales helped push Canadian retail trade up by 0.7 percent in May to a new record C$41.98 billion ($39.23 billion), Statistics Canada reported on Wednesday, pointing to continued energy in the economy despite a weak first quarter.
Caterpillar ( CAT -0.8% ) discloses total retail sales of machines for the three-month rolling period ending in June fell 10% after sales had slipped 12% in the three months through
and newer product lines along with acquisitions have supported its strong performance in a difficult environment. Retail sales trends are impressive, with annual revenue growth above 15% for each of the past four years, outstripping other discretionary
* Canadian dollar at C$1.0728 or 93.21 U.S. cents * Bond yields fall, 10-year at more than 1-year low By Leah Schnurr TORONTO, July 23 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar firmed modestly against the...
a challenge to retail landlords in the medium term. While management said it is difficult to measure the impact on retail sales , we believe it has contributed to the decline in foot traffic and lower tenant sales on a per square basis. However