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Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart Workers

After all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.

11/26/2012

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Retail Sector Performs Strong In August

The Retail Metrics same store sales index for August was up 5.9%, for those that were reporting. That’s the biggest gain since June 2011.

08/30/2012

Dave Caruso, WBZ News Radio

Before The Bell – Consumers Still Spending Despite Poor Job Outlook.

WBZ News Radio’s Financial Editor Dave Caruso reports on how the job picture looks.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/01/2011

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Before The Bell – Dismal Economic Report

WBZ News Radio’s Bob Gough, in for Financial Editor Dave Caruso, reports on gloomy numbers in retail sales and housing starts.

05/18/2011

Dave Caruso, WBZ News Radio

Before The Bell – Microsoft To Buy Skype

WBZ News Radio’s Financial Editor Dave Caruso reports on the sale of Skype to Microsoft and a rise in retail sales.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/10/2011

Dave Caruso, WBZ News Radio

Before The Bell – A Look At The Week Ahead

WBZ News Radio’s Financial Editor Dave Caruso reports the trade deficit, retail sales and the European debt are what investors should be paying attention to this week.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/09/2011

Dave Caruso, WBZ News Radio

Before The Bell – Recovering From Yesterday’s Triple Digit Losses

WBZ New Radio’s Financial Editor Dave Caruso reports on good earnings for J.P. Morgan and a hike in March retail sales.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/13/2011

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Fed Says Local Retail Sales Up

The Federal Reserve checks in with local businesses eight times a year to gauge how the economy is doing.

03/03/2011

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Before The Bell – Less Than Expected Gains In Retail Sales

WBZ News Radio’s Bob Gough, in for Financial Editor Dave Caruso, reports retail sales gains are the weakest since last summer.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/15/2011

July retail sales sluggish

WBZ New England Business Editor Anthony Silva has details and reaction to the disappointing numbers.

08/05/2010