An early report by sales tracker Adobe estimated that more than $1 billion was spent online on Thursday. Another firm, ChannelAdvisor, said sales at Amazon (AMZN, Tech30) were up 30% from a year ago as of midday on Thanksgiving.
The good news for retailers is that shoppers are ready to spend 25% more this year than last -- or an average of $369 each.
coupled with durable goods orders and earnings gains, we will get the santa rally. Don't expect too much however. Maybe a 3% gain through December putting the SPY at 216+ ...
I got 27 MPG with my Eco F-150 on a 65 mph trip. All around city/road commute is get 20.9 MPG. I use 89 octane to get these numbers, 87 octane or ethanol blends are much lower.
You mistake my allegiance. I said Turkey overreacted a touch. I also said shooting a pilot while under a chute was a war crime for any uniformed soldier. I never said Putin is an honest person. I never mentioned ANY other incident so you are assuming far too much.
will go down now. They just had the largest recruiting in the history of France as young men and women join the armed forces to serve their country.
Russia does not want war, they want respect. They had a plane shot down for being in turkey a few seconds. They had a pilot shot out of the sky while in a parachute, this is a war crime IF done by a uniformed soldier of any country. Since they are not uniformed soldiers, they are terrorists.
We have a saying in Texas that is applicable here with this president, "all hat and no cattle"
Turkey has to invoke article 4 of the NATO treaty .... so far they have not.
The ole NSA .... No Such Agency .... National Security Advisors .... National Security Administration .... whatever "their" name is.
helpin u lern ...
seriously, next week GDPnow will be updated with this data and it will jump UP .... even before the double seasonal adjustments that take place the first part of Jan. 2016.