One Of The Biggest Fears For The US Economy Can Now Be Laid To Rest

A huge fear of people was that gas prices would sap consumer spending. Forget that.

The ICSC-Goldman weekly same-store retail sales index is surging.

For the last week, retail sales were up 4.2% froma  year ago, the best number of the year.


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