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  • H.S. Borji

    US wholesale inventories rose faster than forecast in January after cooling at the end of the year, although sales remained weak, offering a mixed picture of the recovery at the start of the year. Wholesale inventories climbed 0.3 percent to $548.7 billion at the end of January, following no change the previous month, the Commerce

  • H.S. Borji

    Canadian wholesale trade edged higher in October, climbing for the second consecutive to a new record high on gains in five of the seven subsectors. Wholesale sales increased 0.1 percent to $54.2 billion in October, a new record, following a gain of 1.8 percent the month before, Statistics Canada reported today in Ottawa. The gain

  • H.S. Borji

    US wholesale inventories rose faster than forecast in October and were revised up in September, a sign businesses were restocking their shelves at a faster pace heading into the holiday season and raising expectations for fourth quarter GDP growth. Wholesale inventories climbed 0.4 percent to $542 billion in October, following an upwardly revised gain of

  • H.S. Borji

    Canadian wholesale sales rebounded unexpectedly in August, as gains in machinery, wood and minerals more than offset declines in motor vehicles and other subsectors. Wholesale sales increased 0.2 percent in August to CAD $54.1 billion, following a drop of 0.2 percent the previous month that was initially reported as 0.3 percent decline, Statistics Canada reported

  • H.S. Borji

    US wholesale inventories gathered pace in August, a sign businesses were restocking their shelves at a faster pace to keep up with higher sales. Wholesale inventories climbed 0.7 percent in August to $538 billion, following an upwardly revised gain of 0.3 percent the previous month, the Commerce Department reported today in Washington. That was about

  • H.S. Borji

    Canadian wholesale sales declined unexpectedly in July, a sign the economy was off to a weak start in the third quarter following a stronger than forecast April-June period. Wholesale sales decreased 0.3 percent in July to CAD $52.894 billion, following an upwardly revised gain of 0.9 percent in June that was originally reported as 0.6

  • H.S. Borji

    The Canadian dollar climbed for the fourth time in five days against its US counterpart, as core Canadian inflation rose faster than forecast in August, while a dearth of economic data in the United States kept speculation to a minimum. The loonie, as the Canadian currency is called, climbed to an intraday high of 0.9181

  • H.S. Borji

    The British pound weakened Wednesday after the minutes from the Bank of England’s July meeting showed officials still favoured loose monetary policy, as investors looked ahead to Thursday’s retail sales report. The GBPUSD declined 0.18 percent to 1.7033, rebounding from an intraday low of 1.7024. The pair is supported at 1.7020 and faces resistance at

  • Forex » Canadian Wholesale Sales Fall
    May 20, 2014, 12:46 GMT

    Statistics Canada has just released the March month on month Wholesale Sales data. The figure has fallen this month to -0.4% from 1.1% in February, markets had anticipated a rise of just 0.4%. The latest projections for the Canadian economy show growth topping 2.3% this year and adding a further 0.2% in each subsequent year