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Matthew Boesler

UPDATE: November advance retail sales figures are out.

The headline number rose 0.3 percent versus expectations 0.5 percent.

Retail sales growth less autos was flat, as expected.

Retail sales growth ex autos and gas rose 0.7 percent versus expectations of 0.4 percent.

Retail sales "control group" was up 0.5 percent versus expectations of 0.3 percent.

We will have the full breakdown here momentarily. Click here for updates >


ORIGINAL: Up at 8:30 AM ET are the advance retail sales figures for the month of November.

Economists expect sales to post 0.5 percent growth in November after declining 0.3 percent in October.

We will have the data LIVE at 8:30 AM. Click here for updates >

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