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E-Commerce Retail Sales  
Released On 5/16/2017 10:00:00 AM For Q1.17
PriorPrior RevisedActual
E-Sales Q/Q Change SAAR1.9 %1.7 %4.1 %

Highlights
Online shopping, after a slow fourth quarter, picked up sharply in the first quarter, rising a quarter-to-quarter 4.1 percent. As a percentage of total retail sales, e-commerce continues to gain ground, up 3 tenths to 8.5 percent. The fourth quarter is revised 2 tenths lower to 1.7 percent.

Definition
E-commerce sales are sales of goods and services where an order is placed by the buyer or price and terms of sale are negotiated over the Internet, an extranet, Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) network, or other online system. Payment may or may not be made online.  Why Investors Care
 
 

2017 Release Schedule
Released On: 2/175/168/1711/17
Release For: Q4.16Q1.17Q2.17Q3.17
 


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