Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Consumer confidence makes big rebound in July

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Consumers regained their confidence in July, sending a closely-watched metric to its highest level this year.

The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index rebounded in July to 135.7, up from 124.3 in June. The sharp decline in June was driven by an escalation in trade and tariff tensions, according to the Conference Board.. . . more