Free Markets, Free People
Economic Statistics for 12 Feb 13
Here are today’s statistics on the state of the economy:
The NFIB Small Business Optimism Index rose to a still-depressed 88.9 in January.
ICSC-Goldman Store Sales fell -2.5% in the latest week, with year-over-year sales up 2.1%. Meanwhile, Redbook shows a stronger 2.4% year-over-year sales increase.