TITLE

Consumer Sentiment Index Declines

AUTHOR(S)
Siegel, Gary E.
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/16/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31657, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The University of Michigan's preliminary June 2003 consumer sentiment index decline to 87.2 from the final May reading of 92.1, but rose from the final April 86.0 reading. Economists polled by IFR BondData America had predicted a 92.1 reading for the index. The expectations index was at 84.2, off from 91.4 in May.
ACCESSION #
10104691

 

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