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Conlumino Archives

US retail sales survive election distraction

US retail sales rose again in October, by 2.1 per cent overall, despite the distraction of the election.

Macy’s grappling with ‘terminal decline’

Macy’s third-quarter sales figures show a company “grappling with what looks like terminal decline” says Conlumino CEO N...

Amazon sales soar, but ‘paltry’ margin a concern

Amazon sales soared a stellar 29 per cent in the latest quarter - but its profit margin gives cause for concern, explain...

Why Apple China is struggling

Apple China’s sales are showing little sign of recovery - Neil Saunders of Conlumino explains why.

Restaurant Brands sales gain pace

After a rather lackluster second quarter, Restaurant Brands sales have gained pace with total revenue grow of 5.5 per ce...

eBay results reflect ‘unspectacular quarter’

Overall this has been a fairly unspectacular quarter for eBay results, writes Neil Saunders of Conlumino.

McDonald’s sales face ‘acid test’

McDonald’s sales face acid test: Chain needs to think “more radically” if it wants to sustain growth in future.

Currency hurt Walgreens Boots Alliance sales

Walgreens Boots Alliance sales have been an early victim of the strengthening dollar.

Netflix bounces back from cliffhanger

Netflix ended its last quarter with a cliffhanger of softer numbers, which suggested the company may be running out of m...

Encouraging boost in US retail sales

Total US retail sales rose a healthy 3.4 per cent in September. Neil Saunders outlines the factors behind the growth.