US last month Advanced Retail Sales came in better-than-forecasted at 1.3%; better than the forecasted reading of 0.6% and the prior revised reading of 1.1% from 1.4%, while the retail sales less autos rose to 1.2%, which is better than the predicted reading of 0.4% and the prior revised reading of 0.0% from 0.2% and the retail sales ex auto & gas inclined to 0.6%; better than the expected reading of 0.2% and the prior revised reading of 0.1% from 0.3%.