(Reuters) - U.S. retailers' June sales suggest overall consumer spending is improving, even though lower-end shoppers are holding back on nonessential purchases. Full story
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major U.S. retail chains, including Costco Wholesale Corp <COST.O> and Victoria's Secret, on Thursday reported sales increases for May that suggested consumer spending continues to improve moderately. Full story
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