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Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index  
Released On 11/9/2017 9:45:00 AM For wk11/5, 2017
PriorActual
Level51.7 51.5 

Highlights
The weekly Bloomberg consumer comfort reading slipped from last week's 51.7 to 51.5. This index peaked in late August at a reading of 53.3. Current views of the economy edged up to 51.9 from 51.8 the week before. Personal finances index declined to 59.3 from a five month high of 60.6. The index of buying climate though increased to 43.3 from 42.6.

Definition
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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