Consumer Confidence Plunges In May

NEW YORK -- Americans' confidence in the economy in May had its biggest drop in eight months as consumers fretted about slow hiring, a big stock market drop and the global economy, says a private research group.The Conference Board says its Consumer Confidence Index now stands at 64.9, down from a revised 68.7 in April.

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  • February Chills 11-Year High Consumer Confidence | PYMNTS.com
    February didn’t just bring record-low freezing temperatures across the nation, it also brought a chilling effect to consumer confidence due to rising gas costs and ...
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    Please visit the Consumer Measures page to learn more about detailed consumer confidence data and CEO confidence data. Purchase Historical Data
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