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It's very disappointing retail sales numbers out this morning for -- -- the biggest fall since last June.
Jeff Flock joins us from Chicago to break down the numbers it's that payroll.
Did hear that.
It that's that's the -- -- the economy in March in -- -- retail -- little bit sick if if you don't mind my characterization.
And let's take a look at the specific numbers you we look to do this from main street to give -- the -- -- they can I wanna do that the first wanna look up close and personal what was down.
Gas station spending down I was actually kind of a good thing because gas prices were lower.
But electronics spending down to department store spending down.
A sporting goods.
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-- and -- be worried about this economy.
Not -- I think we have -- merchants that are part of our network and we talked a lot of on the they're -- -- -- sales go up and I think it's in the eighty product that they have to offer.
-- makes it an experience as well you know take a look at -- I was a retail stocks were partners and angry customer.
The region take a look at some of the retail stocks kind of mixed today and I think that reflects it Tracy and Dennis.
Sort of mixed feeling about this you know these numbers do bounce around from month to month.
Obviously -- -- -- next month to see if we've got something of a trend.
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Jeff black any excuse for you to squeeze a rubber chicken on air again I we'll cake that was great.
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