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Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index  
Released On 1/11/2018 9:45:00 AM For wk1/7, 2018
Level51.8 53.5 

The consumer comfort index rose sharply in the January 7 week, up 1.7 points to 53.5 which is a 17-year high for this index. Components show a 17-year high for the economic assessment as well as gains for the buying climate and personal finances. Strength in consumer confidence was a major theme of the 2017 economy and today's report points to more of the same for 2018.

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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