Tuesday, August 28, 2018

U.S. Consumer Confidence Rises to Highest in Almost 18 Years

Yahoo Finance
Consumer confidence unexpectedly rose in August to the highest level since October 2000, according to a report Tuesday from the New York-based Conference Board, on improved assessments of the economy and the outlook.

Confidence index increased to 133.4 (est. 126.6) from 127.9 in July; exceeded all forecasts in a Bloomberg survey of economists.. . . more