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July 26, 2013

Consumer Sentiment up.

July 26, 2013

Consumer Sentiment up.

Consumer Sentiment (July 2013)

– Sentiment 85.1.  Previous was 83.9.

This is the University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index.  This surveys 500 households inquiring about their finances and their opinions about the economy.  Consumer Confidence is another measure of this.  Consumer Confidence is from the Conference Board and will come out on Monday.  Both of these are supposed to forecast Consumer Spending.