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Best Retail Sales Since 2017 Brighten US Growth Outlook

Retail sales in the U.S. jumped by the most since September 2017 and first-time filings for unemployment benefits dropped to a fresh 49-year low, as a strong labor market gives American consumers the wherewithal to keep the economy chugging along. The value of overall sales in March rose 1.6 percent, boosted by gains in motor…

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