Wholesale Inventory

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Wholesale Inventory

The inventory of a good a wholesaler that is unable to sell to a retailer. Retailers generally reduce their orders in response to lower demand at the consumer level. Wholesale inventories may therefore be an indicator of consumer good sales.
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wholesale inventories increased slightly in August while sales dropped, the government said Friday, as cheaper oil and less demand for autos and machinery weighed on wholesalers.
US wholesale inventories rose more than expected in April, bolstering views of a sharp acceleration in economic growth in the second quarter.
The data on wholesale inventories appeared to have further confirmed many economists' view that the economic growth in the U.
A second Commerce Department report showed US wholesale inventories rose more than expected in April.
Summary: WASHINGTON - US wholesale inventories rose more than expected in April, as durable goods stocks grew the most in nearly a year, a US Commerce Department report showed on Friday.
The Commerce Department said that wholesale inventories fell 0.
The positive jobs data gave stocks a boost, but the gains were eroded by a jump in wholesale inventories and more evidence of subprime mortgage problems.
With respect to first-quarter 2005 financial results, the Company noted that the aggressive work-down of wholesale inventories is expected to result in a decrease in King's reserves for returns and rebates and a corresponding increase in net sales.
Thursday bulks up with the release of October import and export prices, initial jobless claims, the September trade balance, and September wholesale inventories.
wholesale inventories fell slightly and sales dropped in July, the government reported Thursday, indicating that consumer spending may not increase as much as expected.
Summary: WASHINGTON - US wholesale inventories in June posted their smallest rise in seven months as sales rebounded more than expected, a government report showed on Wednesday, pointing to a moderate build-up in unsold goods, which should support manufacturing.
Summary: Wholesale inventories fell for the sixth consecutive month in February with a 1.
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