TABLE-US Nov ICSC retail sales down 0.1 pct vs year ago

Fri Dec 7, 2012 10:33am EST

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Dec 7 (Reuters) - U.S. comparable chain store sales fell 0.1 percent in
November from a year earlier, the International Council of Shopping Centers said
on Friday.    
    Total comparable sales do not include Wal-Mart Stores Inc's   
figures.
    Following is a breakdown of the survey's components:
          
YEAR/YEAR PCT CHANGE    NOV    OCT    SEPT   AUG   JULY   JUNE
Total comparable       -0.1    2.3*   0.9    2.6    1.9    0.2 
Total less drug store   1.7    5.0    3.9    6.0    4.6    2.6 
--------------------------------------------------------------   
Apparel                 3.1    3.6    5.0    8.1    9.2    3.5    
Department             -2.4    4.9    1.1    7.1    2.5    0.8 
Luxury                 -1.1    9.8    4.4   21.0    1.3    7.6    
Discount               -0.0    3.7    3.2    5.1    4.1    3.3    
Drug                   -5.3   -4.7*  -8.6   -5.8   -5.2   -7.8    
Wholesale clubs         6.0    7.0    6.0    6.0    5.0    3.0
---------------------------------------------------------------
Total store sales       1.8    4.0*   2.8    4.1    3.4    1.9    
Number of retailers      22     22     22     20     22     23
*Updated figure from ICSC
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