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Macro Monday: Comparing Key Data Points of the US Retail Sector

Nov 05, 2018

The Data Daily: Where the charts tell the story

This week we are comparing key data points of the US retail sector.

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This week we have chosen to focus on the US retail sector.  We highlight several important factors that impact retail sales in the US: US retail ex Auto & Gas, US Wage Growth, US Average Hourly Earnings, and Change in US Non-Farm Payrolls

 

US Retail Sales, monthly less Autos and Gas - 5 Years

US Wage Growth - Atalanta Fed Wage Growth Tracker - 5 Years

US Average Hourly Earnings, Yearly Gain, All Private Employees - 5 Years

Change in US Non-farm Payrolls, Total Net Monthly Change - 5 Years

Source: Bloomberg all charts