US 'Green Shoots' Die As Retail Spend Contracts On Auto Sales Slump

Zero Hedge | 5/14/2019 | Staff
townskey13 (Posted by) Level 3
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Year-over-year, both headline and core retail sales slowed in April...

Under the covers...

Weakness - Collapse - Auto - Sales - Electronics

The weakness was dominated by a collapse in auto sales (and electronics and building materials also fell)...

And even non-store retailers (internet) saw a contraction in sales...

Sales - Group

Retail sales 'Control Group'...
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