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E-Commerce Retail Sales  
Released On 5/17/2018 10:00:00 AM For Q1.2018
PriorActual
E-Sales Q/Q Change SAAR3.2 %3.9 %

Highlights
The pace of online shopping picked up in the first quarter, rising 3.9 percent from the prior quarter vs the fourth quarter's 3.2 percent gain. But year-on-year growth slowed slightly, to 16.4 percent in the first quarter vs 16.9 percent in the fourth quarter. As a percentage of total retail sales, e-commerce rose 4 tenths to 9.5 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
 
 

2018 Release Schedule
Released On: 2/165/178/1711/19
Release For: Q4.2017Q1.2018Q2.2018Q3.2018
 


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