Consumer Confidence Dives Off Cliff

Hogsett, Don
October 2005
Home Textiles Today;10/3/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p15
Trade Publication
Reports that consumer confidence in the U.S. plunged almost 18 percent in September 2005, its biggest one-month drop in 15 years. Report from the Conference Board; Impact of Hurricane Katrina, rising gas prices and a weakening jobs outlook; Confidence and spending unlikely to rebound any time soon.


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