Friday, March 27, 2015

Final March Consumer Sentiment at 93.0

by Bill McBride on 3/27/2015 10:00:00 AM

Consumer Sentiment
Click on graph for larger image.

The final University of Michigan consumer sentiment index for March was at 93.0, up from the preliminary estimate of 91.2, and down from 95.4 in February.

This was above the consensus forecast of 91.8. Gasoline prices have probably been the key factor for the recent changes in sentiment.