Economic Statistics for 4 Jun 13
Here are today’s statistics on the state of the economy:
ICSC-Goldman reports retail store sales rose a sharp 1.9% last week, to a 4.3% year-on-year rate. Redbook shows a moderate 2.9% year-on-year sales growth rate.
Rising imports pushed the US international trade deficit higher, to $-40.3 billion in April.