Consumer confidence hits six-month low

Consumer sentiment fell in March to its lowest in six months as worries about rising prices and slowing income gains weighed amid an uncertain outlook for the economy, a survey showed on Friday.

The latest data shows that the yougov/cebr consumer confidence index stands at 108.6- up from 107.8 in August. Any score over 100 means more consumers are confident than unconfident. Since the election, consumer confidence has been relatively subdued but over the past month it has risen greatly and now stands at its highest level since March.

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The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reports that after months of growth, the Consumer Confidence Index dropped by 7.5% in June to its lowest level since September 2017. The Index fell.

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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 crushed expectations and approached an 18-year high. Strength in the labor market, low inflation rate and.

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Consumer confidence dropped in May to the lowest level in six months, according to the Conference board survey conducted by the Nielsen Co.. Consumer confidence hits six-month low.

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ANZ/Roy Morgan’s consumer confidence index fell to its lowest level since August, amid concerns about job security and weak wages growth. Concerns about job security and weak wages growth has sent.