Consumer Confidence Archive

Confidence Index decreased to 58.6

Not conclusive but a bit of evidence the FICA hike is beginning to take a toll. From Gail: The Conference Boards Consumer Confidence Index decreased to 58.6, the weakest since November 2011, from a revised 66.7 in December January 29 — Says Lynn Franco, Director of Economic Indicators at The Conference Board: ...Read More

UK News

As in the US, with a large federal budget deficit consumers can spend out of income rather than debt and the economy do reasonably well. And should they start spending out of both income and debt it gets that much better. Bank of England Interest Rates to Reach 8% by 2012, Lilico ...Read More

CPI/IP/Michigan

[Skip to the end] Yes, there’s clearly an ‘unidentified demand leakage’ to have all this deficit spending with demand only holding at very low levels. I keep coming back to the depressing effects of low interest rates and a large Fed portfolio shifting interest income from savers to govt., banks, and corporate ...Read More

2009-03-31 USER

[Skip to the end] ICSC UBS Store Sales YoY (Released 7:45 EST) ICSC UBS Store Sales WoW (Released 7:45 EST) Redbook Store Sales Weekly YoY (Released 8:55 EST) Redbook Store Sales MoM (Released 8:55 EST) ICSC UBS Redbook Comparison TABLE (Released 8:55 EST) S&P Case Shiller Home Price Index (Released 9:00 EST) ...Read More

2009-02-24 USER

[Skip to the end] ICSC UBS Store Sales WoW (Released 7:45 EST) ICSC UBS Store Sales YoY (Released 7:45 EST) Redbook Store Sales Weekly YoY (Released 8:55 EST) Redbook Store Sales MoM (Released 8:55 EST) ICSC UBS Redbook Comparison TABLE (Released 8:55 EST) S&P Case Shiller Home Price Index (Released 9:00 EST) ...Read More

2009-01-27 USER

[Skip to the end] ICSC UBS Store Sales YoY (Released 7:45 EST) ICSC UBS Store Sales WoW (Released 7:45 EST) Redbook Store Sales Weekly YoY (Released 8:55 EST) Redbook Store Sales MoM (Released 8:55 EST) ICSC UBS Redbook Comparison TABLE (Released 8:55 EST) S&P Case Shiller Home Price Index (Released 9:00 EST) ...Read More

2008-12-30 USER

[Skip to the end] ICSC UBS Store Sales YoY (Released 7:45 EST) ICSC UBS Store Sales WoW (Released 7:45 EST) Redbook Store Sales Weekly YoY (Released 8:55 EST) Redbook Store Sales MoM (Released 8:55 EST) ICSC UBS Redbook Comparison TABLE (Released 8:55 EST) S&P CS Composite 20 YoY (Released 9:00 EST) S&P ...Read More

2008-11-25 USER

[Skip to the end] ICSC UBS Store Sales YoY (Released 7:45 EST) ICSC UBS Store Sales WoW (Released 7:45 EST) Redbook Store Sales Weekly YoY (Released 8:55 EST) Redbook Store Sales MoM (Released 8:55 EST) ICSC UBS Redbook Comparison TABLE (Released 8:55 EST) GDP QoQ Annualized (Released 8:30 EST) GDP YoY Annualized ...Read More

2008-10-28 USER

[Skip to the end] ICSC UBS Store Sales YoY (Released 7:45 EST) ICSC UBS Store Sales WoW (Released 7:45 EST) Redbook Store Sales Weekly YoY (Released 8:55 EST) Redbook Store Sales MoM (Released 8:55 EST) ICSC UBS Redbook Comparison TABLE (Released 8:55 EST) S&P CS Composite 20 YoY (Released 9:00 EST) S&P ...Read More

2008-09-30 USER

[Skip to the end] ICSC UBS Store Sales YoY (Released 7:45 EST) ICSC UBS Store Sales WoW (Released 7:45 EST) Redbook Store Sales Weekly YoY (Released 8:55 EST) Redbook Store Sales MoM (Released 8:55 EST) ICSC UBS Redbook Comparison TABLE (Released 8:55 EST) S&P CS Composite 20 YoY (Released 9:00 EST) S&P ...Read More