By and  on September 6, 2013

Retail stocks slipped on Wall Street today after the Labor Department’s monthly employment showed improvement in August, but quite as much as economists hoped.

The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group fell 0.3 percent, or 2.28 points, to 819.34, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped a milder 0.1 percent, or 14.98 points, to 14,922.50.

To access this article, click here to subscribe or to log in.

load comments
blog comments powered by Disqus