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Retailers report slower
sales growth in September

Associated Press, by Anne D'Innocenzio

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Posted By:Photoonist, 10/4/2012 2:14:30 PM

New York - Monthly sales reports from major retailers are showing that Americans slowed down their spending in September as they took a pause after wrapping up their back-to-school buying. As retailers announced their monthly results Thursday, Limited Brands Inc. and Costco Corp. reported sales gains that beat analysts’ expectations. Target Corp. and Macy’s Inc. posted sales increases that were below what analysts had projected. Teen accessories retailer The Buckle reported a surprise sales decline.

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People are ''unexpectedly'' running out of money. It's the 0bamaconomy. If you are still surprised by this bad economic news and don't have a job yourself, you too can get hired somewhere as an economist.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 10/4/2012 11:14:28 PM     (No. 8910882)

Many of the stores in this area have more employees than customers.

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