Friday, March 13, 2015

Preliminary March Consumer Sentiment decreases to 91.2

by Bill McBride on 3/13/2015 10:02:00 AM

Consumer Sentiment
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The preliminary University of Michigan consumer sentiment index for March was at 91.2, down from 95.4 in February.

This was below the consensus forecast of 95.5. Higher gasoline prices are probably the reason for the decline in March.