comScore: Cyber Monday Spending Hits $1.25 Billion and Is Heaviest Online Spending Day In History
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comScore (NASDAQ:SCOR) has released some numbers about the holiday season spending for U.S. retail e-commerce spending. During teh holiday season about $15 billion was spent online, which makes it a 15% increase versus the year before. Cyber Monday accounted for $1.25 billion in online spending, which is 22% higher than last year. This makes it the heaviest online spending day in history and the second day on record to pass the billion dollar threshold. Nice job, consumers!