Market Weekly: Oct 9 Oct 13 2017

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September Consumer Sentiment: 101.1 vs. 95.4 expected and 95.1 prior.

Aug. business inventories: +0.7% at $1,889.9B vs. in-line with consensus and +0.2% prior.
Sales: +0.7% at $1,369.2B.
Inventory/Sales ratio of 1.38.

September Retail Sales: +1.6% M/M vs. +1.7% expected, -0.1% prior (revised).
Ex-autos: +1.0% M/M vs. +0.8% expected, +0.2% prior
Control group +0.4% M/M vs. +0.4% expected.

September Consumer Price Index: +0.5% vs. +0.6% consensus, +0.4% prior.
Core CPI +0.1% vs. +0.2% consensus, +0.2% prior.
Core CPI +1.7% Y/Y vs. +1.8% expected, +1.7% prior.