Stories tagged: inventories
TUESDAY, NOV. 15, 2016, 7:27 A.M.
U.S. business inventories up 0.1 percent in September
.S. businesses boosted their stockpiles by a slight amount in September while their sales increased by the most in three months.
THURSDAY, JAN. 14, 2010, 6:41 A.M.
Retail sales fall unexpectedly; jobless claims up
Retail sales unexpectedly fell in December, leaving 2009 with the biggest yearly drop on record and highlighting the formidable hurdles facing the economy as it struggles to recover from the …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 9, 2009, 6:55 A.M.
Wholesale inventories rise unexpectedly
Businesses unexpectedly added to inventories at the wholesale level in October, breaking a record string of 13 straight declines. It was a hopeful sign that companies will begin restocking depleted …