U.S. Real Retail Sales and Recession

U.S. Real Retail Sales and Recession In October, U.S. real retail sales stand at 0.47% YoY. About 70% of U.S. GDP is personal consumption. In the past, real retail sales trended sideways before the recession began.

U.S. Retail Inventories

U.S. Retail Inventories Retail inventories in the United States continue to rise. Image: BofA Global Investment Strategy