Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Consumer confidence remains at ‘historically strong’ levels

Chain Store Age
Consumer confidence bounced back in May after a slight decline in April.

The Consumer Confidence Index now stands at 128.0, up from 125.6 in April, according to The Confidence Board. The “present situation” index increased from 157.5 to 161.7, while the “expectations” index improved from 104.3 last month to 105.6 this month.. . . more