As Fed’s confidence rises, cracks in consumer sentiment appear
It may seem counterintuitive that the Federal Reserve raised interest rates on the day last week when inflation was shown to have declined in May for the second time in three months.
Rising consumer confidence raises stakes for Trump
Consumers are happy as the new year begins.
Consumer confidence declines ahead of December jobs report
Consumer confidence slipped in two key November surveys and home resales fell in October. New-home sales rose for the same month, but the increase missed economists’ expectations.
Readings on consumer confidence, home sales upbeat
The Consumer Confidence Index climbed to 95.4 in May from a downwardly revised 94.3 in April as Americans displayed a more positive view of the labor market.