Economic Statistics for 22 Apr 14
ICSC-Goldman reports weekly retail sales rose 0.4%, and were up 1.9% on a year-over-year basis. Redbook reports a 3.7% rise in retail sales over last year.
The FHFA House Price Index rose 0.6% in February, with a year-on-year rate at 6.9%.
Sales of existing homes weakened, down -0.2% in March, to a 4.59 million annual rate.
The Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index rose from -7 in March to 7 in April.