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November Retail Sales Comps Beat Estimate

In Industry News, Reports, What's New by Jeff Prine

New York—November comparable store may actually have not only beat economists’ estimates, but also surprised some retailers. In its report released Thursday, Retail Metrics, a research firm, said comp store sales at reporting retailers (except drugstores) grew 5.2% in November, ahead of the 3% gain analysts expected. “November was OK—certainly …