EconomPic on "Inflationary" January Retail Sales

Yes of course January Retail Sales including Food and Gas were strong.  ‘Cause stuff is starting to cost more.  Go fill your SUV a few times, you’ll start feeling it too.

Jake at EconomPic says that when you remove these two sectors, we get a much less exciting number.

Source:

Retail Sales Up…Inflation Edition (EconomPic Data)

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