By  on April 13, 2010

Investors continued to feel the rush of last week’s strong March sales reports, pushing the S&P Retail Index as high as 470.74, before retreating slightly and ending ahead 0.2 percent, or 0.90 points, at 469.16. The Dow was up 0.1 percent, or 8.62 points, to 11,005.97.

Retailers posted their strongest monthly comparable-store sales rise in a decade last week, aided by pent-up demand for fresh fashion, weak year-ago comparisons, an early Easter and warm weather.

To Read the Full Article
SUBSCRIBE NOW

Tap into our Global Network

Of Industry Leaders and Designers

load comments
blog comments powered by Disqus