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Retail Inventories [Advance]  
Released On 11/28/2017 8:30:00 AM For Oct, 2017(p)
PriorPrior RevisedActual
M/M % change-1.0 %-0.9 %-0.1 %

Highlights
Preliminary inventory data for October show draws for both retailers and wholesalers, at minus 0.1 percent and minus 0.4 percent respectively which are both negative for GDP.

Definition
Retail inventories measure the monthly dollar value of inventories held by retailers. The advance report is released late in the month for the following month and is part of the Monthly Advance Economic Indicators report (which also includes data on wholesale inventories and international trade in goods). Final monthly data for retail inventories are released about two weeks later with the Business Sales and Inventories report. (Bureau of the Census)  Why Investors Care
 

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