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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  • University of Michigan
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    02/14/2018 - 11:46 pm | View Website
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    Nielsen's Global Consumer Confidence Trend Tracker. See trends and explore Nielsen's Global Consumer Confidence data for yourself.
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