Friday, January 27, 2012

Consumer Sentiment increases in January

by Bill McBride on 1/27/2012 09:55:00 AM

Consumer Sentiment
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The final January Reuters / University of Michigan consumer sentiment index increased to 75.0, up from the preliminary reading of 74.0, and up from the December reading of 69.9.

Sentiment is still fairly weak, although above the consensus forecast of 74.0.