Australia Posts Surprise Trade Surplus

Australian retail sales advanced more than economists forecast in June, led by gains at department stores and clothing shops. The local currency strengthened.
Musk Takes Page From PayPal With Tesla Referral Incentive
10:05 - Tesla’s Elon Musk reached back to his days at PayPal for the electric-car maker’s first-ever incentive offer. Anyone who orders a new Model S sedan before Oct. 31 using the referral link of a current owner will get $1,000 off the purchase price, under the program announced July 29. The owner also receives a $1,000 discount that can be applied to a new car, a service center visit or accessories. Bloomberg's Dana Hull has more on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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