Retailers: A Sneak Peek at June Sales

Shoppers may have flocked to the malls, but did they open their wallets? S&P gives its forecasts for key industry players

How did the summer start for major retailers? June sales, which will be reported on July 12, will encompass the five-week period ended July 7, 2007, which included the Fourth of July holiday. Overall, we saw a lot of shoppers hitting the malls during June, but not a whole lot of shopping bags going out the doors.

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