July retail sales show strong gains but stock market and tariffs could lead to caution in consumer spending
Retail sales were up 0.9 percent in July from June and up 5.6 percent year-over-year.
NRF CEO discusses tariff impact on retailers and consumers
Putting tariffs and taxes on American consumers is not the right strategy to negotiate with China.
Retailers respond to tariff delay ahead of holiday season
Uncertainty for U.S. businesses continues, and tariffs taking effect Sept. 1 will result in higher costs for consumers.