Oct 13 (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) Oct 10 489.4 1.0 0.6 Oct 3 486.5 1.0 0.3 Sep 26 485.0 0.9 0.1 Sep 19 484.6 0.6 -2.0
ICSC Research expects same-store sales for October to be flat on a year-over-year basis, with a bias toward a somewhat higher outcome..
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.