Economic Statistics four 30 Aug 2016
Redbook reports that last week’s retail sales growth rose to 0.6% on a year-ago basis, from the previous week’s 0.2%.
The S&P Case Shiller home price index fell -0.1% in point 1% in June. On a year–over–year basis, the index is up 5.3%.
The Conference Board’s consumer confidence index rose 4 1/2 points to 101.1 in August.
The State Street Investor Confidence index fell a sharp -8.3 points in August to 89.7.