SCOREBOARD: Retail hang-ups

US stocks disappointed overnight despite a sizeable jump in the country's retail figures.

The performance of US equities may not reflect it, but last night’s data was actually very positive. US retail sales in particular were much stronger than expected, rising 0.8 per cent in July compared to an expectation for 0.3 per cent.


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