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Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index  
Released On 1/19/2017 9:45:00 AM For wk1/15, 2017
Level45.1 45.2 

Consumer confidence readings have been holding onto the bulk of their post-election gains but have failed to push higher. The consumer comfort index came in at 45.2 in the January 15 week, up 1 tenth from the prior week but well down from the mid-December post-election peak at 46.7. Still, the index is strong and reflects confidence in the jobs outlook.

The Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index is a weekly, random-sample survey tracking Americans' views on the condition of the U.S. economy, their personal finances and the buying climate. Details are available only to subscribers. In May 2014, the series range was changed to zero to 100 from minus 100 to plus 100.
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