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Americans Lose Hope for Economic Rebound

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A new Gallup survey shows that consumers are losing confidence in the economy at an accelerating rate. Gallup’s U.S. Economic Confidence Index was -9 for the week ending May 3 — its lowest weekly score since December. This reflects a six-point decline from the previous week, and is the largest week-to-week drop since last July. The survey looks at how people ...

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Consumer Confidence Index Decreases Slightly

Index Retreats after Two Months of Large Gains NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2012 — The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® , which had increased in December, retreated in January. The Index now stands at 61.1 (1985=100), down from 64.8 in December. The Present Situation Index declined to 38.4 from 46.5. The Expectations Index edged down to 76.2 from 77.0 in December.The monthly Consumer Confidence ...

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