Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census
Release: Advance Economic Indicators
This series represent the advance estimate of the current month and revised estimate of the prior month of nearly complete coverage. The current month statistics reflecting complete coverage is available on FRED at https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/MRTSIM4400AUSN
For more information on data collection and methodology, see https://www.census.gov/econ/indicators/methodology.html
U.S. Bureau of the Census, Advance Retail Inventories: Retail Trade, Excluding Auto [ARIEAPN], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/ARIEAPN, January 19, 2019.