Friday, February 13, 2015

Preliminary February Consumer Sentiment decreases to 93.6

by Bill McBride on 2/13/2015 10:04:00 AM

Consumer Sentiment
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The preliminary University of Michigan consumer sentiment index for February was at 93.6, down from 98.1 in January.

This was below the consensus forecast of 98.5. Somewhat higher gasoline prices are probably the reason for the decline in February.