August 2012 wholesale inventories were $487.5 billion, up 0.5 percent from July and up 5.3 percent from one year earlier. Sales were $405.4 billion, up 0.9 percent from July and up 2.1 percent from August 2011.
Wholesale Trade is a monthly report, released by the Economics and Statistics Administration, from data collected by the Census Bureau of the tally of sales and inventories of U.S. merchant wholesalers.
Chris Bryant, MBA, RFC® is the founder & CEO of Bryant Wealth Management, Inc., an independent, fee-only, registered investment adviser. Since 1999, Chris has engaged in the practice of financial services – helping people make money, save money, protect money, have convenience and peace of mind. Contact Chris@BryantWealthManagement.com.
Chris Bryant is an American financial advisor.