Consumer confidence hits six-month low

Consumer Confidence Hits Six-Month Low – The numbers: Consumer confidence surged in May to a six-month high, spurred by a strong labor market, a new survey showed. higher gas prices and a flare-up in trade tensions with China appeared to.

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Consumer confidence dropped in January for the third straight month, likely. Nervous Consumer confidence declined largely because of lower. for a third consecutive month, likely hit by political discord in Washington, The data showed Americans are eager to continue spending in the next six months.

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Americans’ evaluation of today’s economy hit the highest level since December 2000. Their optimism reflects a healthy job market. The U.S. unemployment rate has dropped to 3.6%, near a 50-year low.

US consumer confidence rose to a six-month high in May despite market volatility and the renewed escalation in trade tensions between Beijing and Washington. The Conference Board’s consumer.

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Consumer confidence levels hit six-month low. Geoff Percival . Thursday, April 07, 2016. The largest monthly sentiment decline in a year and a half has illustrated the fragility of Irish consumers.

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U.K. consumer confidence slipped to a four-year low in December and risks weakening further in 2018, according to a report Thursday. GfK said its key index fell by one point to minus 13, the lowest.