January retail sales data shows continued consumer strength

January retail sales data showed 0.3 percent growth, matching market expectations and demonstrating continued strength by U.S. consumers. KPMG U.S. Senior Economist, Ken Kim, provides analysis on today’s data.


To speak with Kenneth Kim about what he expects from the economy, contact Matthew Weiss at mweiss@kpmg.com.

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Kenneth Kim

Kenneth Kim

Senior Economist, KPMG US

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