Retail Sales Fell in December, a Slowdown in a Robust Holiday Shopping Season

Despite a decline of 1.9 percent in the final month of the year, sales for the fourth quarter of 2021 jumped 17.1 percent as consumers began their holiday shopping earlier.

Retail Sales Fell in December, a Slowdown in a Robust Holiday Shopping Season
Despite a decline of 1.9 percent in the final month of the year, sales for the fourth quarter of 2021 jumped 17.1 percent as consumers began their holiday shopping earlier.