Jan 26 (Reuters) - The International Council of Shopping Centers and Goldman Sachs on Tuesday released the following seasonally adjusted weekly data on U.S. chain store retail sales. WEEK ENDING INDEX 1977=100 YEAR/YEAR CHANGE WEEKLY CHANGE
(percent) (percent) Jan 23 479.8 1.9 -2.5 Jan 16 492.2 2.6 2.0 Jan 9 482.6 1.7 -3.0 Jan 2 497.6 2.5 1.5
ICSC Research expects same-store sales for January to be up by about one percent.
The ICSC weekly U.S. retail chain store sales index is a joint publication between ICSC and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. It measures nominal same-store sales, excluding restaurant and vehicle demand, and represents about 75 retail chain stores.