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Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index  
Released On 1/18/2018 9:45:00 AM For wk1/14, 2018
Level53.5 53.8 

The consumer comfort index rose 3 tenths in the January 14 week to a new 17-year high at 53.8. The economic assessment is also at a 17-year high while the buying climate is the strongest since April. This report has been showing increasing strength in contrast to the consumer sentiment where strength has been easing. The preliminary consumer sentiment report for January will be tomorrow's highlight.

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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