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UM Consumer Sentiment Index Nov. 13

UM Consumer Confidence Index Rebounds On Stock Gains

Consumer confidence rebounded in late November, shaking off the last remnants of the federal shutdown.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2013

UM Index July

Consumer Confidence Slips In July On Slower Job Growth, Higher Food Prices

Consumer confidence slipped in July, according to University of Michigan economist Richard Curtin, director of the Thomson Reuters-University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2012

University of Michigan graphic

Consumer Confidence Falls Among Upper Income Households

Consumer confidence posted a sizable loss in June, with most of the overall decline in how consumers viewed future prospects for the national economy, according to University of Michigan economist Richard Curtin, director of the Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2012

Economy Up

Gains In Consumer Confidence Continue, Depend On Job Growth

Consumer confidence improved in each of the past nine monthly surveys, rising to its highest level this month since October 2007, according to University of Michigan economist Richard Curtin, director of the Thomson Reuters-University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2012

The University of Michigan central campus.

Economics Dept.: Job Growth Shores Up Consumer Confidence

Confidence remained strong in February due to a record number of consumers who were aware of ongoing increases in jobs, according to University of Michigan economist Richard Curtin, director of the Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2012

University of Michigan chart. Used by permission.

Consumer Confidence Improves In January Due To Job Gains

Consumer confidence continued to improve in January due to positive news about potential job gains, according to University of Michigan economist Richard Curtin, director of the Thomson Reuters-University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2012

Economics Dept.: Mich. Consumer Confidence Hits Five Year High

Despite Michigan’s continued economic malaise, residents’ optimism about the future is at its highest in nearly five years, according to Michigan State University’s latest State of the State Survey. According to the summer 2010 survey, […]

10/27/2010

Consumer Confidence Up In August

A surprise jump in consumer confidence Tuesday gave stocks a modest lift, but the gains were kept in check as investors remain cautious about the economy.

08/31/2010