U. of Mich. Index Up to 91.8 In March
- Conference Board reports confidence off this month. Emert, Carol // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/31/95, Vol. 169 Issue 104, p18
Reports that consumer confidence declined in May 1995, according to the Conference Board's index. Levels associated with a robust economy; Measurement of index using a 1985 benchmark of 100; Consumer's assessments of current economic and business conditions; Stability of jobs.
- Bulgaria consumer indicators slip. // Market: Europe;Apr2008, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p3
The article provides an overview of the consumer indicators compiled for March 2008 in Bulgaria. It cites that the economic sentiment indicator decreased to 114.4 points while the consumer confidence indicator fell to negative 30.1 points. Moreover, it notes that the retail confidence indicator...
- Consumer Sentiment Rises to 74.2 From 71.6. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;12/13/2010, Vol. 374 Issue 33431, p28
The article reports on the increase of the U.S. Consumer Sentiment from 71.6 percent to 74.2 percent.
- Philippines lagging behind the Asian recovery. // Market: Asia Pacific;Feb2006, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p1
Offers a look on the economic activity in the Philippines from January 2000-2006. Result of the political instability in the country; Importance of reform for the country; Highlights of the consumer survey conducted by AC Nielsen.
- Japanese consumer confidence weak. // Market: Asia Pacific;Aug2007, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p4
The article reports on the weak consumer confidence in Japan in June 2007. According the Japanese Cabinet Office, consumers are worried about price increases. A survey by the Cabinet office also showed a decline in the sentiment index for general households, which includes views of consumers on...
- Latest survey hints there's life left in consumer lending. Dunaief, Daniel // American Banker;6/19/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 116, p28
Discusses the findings of the University of Michigan survey on consumer confidence and its implications for bank earnings in 1995. Survey as a component of the Department of Commerce's leading economic indicators; Federal Reserve's policy on interest rates and its impact on banks; Consumer...
- The Predictive Value of Consumer Confidence Measures. Roper, Burns W. // Public Opinion Quarterly;Fall82, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p361
Relatively simple measures of consumer confidence can frequently lead more complex economic indicators, and/or counter or resist the trends indicated by the industrial and financial segments of the economy. This article describes a number of such consumer survey measurements and compares one of...
- Toward A Hypothesis Connecting Leadership And Entrepreneurship. Zimmerman, John // International Journal of Management & Information Systems;2014 4th Quarter, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p291
This article makes a strong case for attempting to connect the measurement of leadership skills and entrepreneurial orientation using the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) as a measurement instrument. There are other tools available such as the Entrepreneurial Quotient (EQ), the Entrepreneurial...
- Does Sentiment or Anxiety Drive Consumer Demand? Bechtel, Gordon G. // Journal of Data Science;2014, Vol. 12, p19
The University of Michigan's Consumer Sentiment Index has preoccupied politicians, journalists, and Wall Street for decades (Uchitelle, 2002). This American economic indicator is now copublished with Thomson Reuters in London. The international reach of this index cries out for another look at...