Retail Sales grow at the fastest pace in 7 months...What does this mean for the economy?
Consumer spending accounts for about two thirds of U.S. economic activity, and the report suggested the economy had more vigor over the past three months than previously believed, although it was not yet out of the woods.
The data "reflects an economy that is still struggling but won't fall back into recession," said Omer Esiner, an analyst at Commonwealth Foreign Exchange.
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