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Consumer sentiment rises in September
Marketwatch ^ | 9.30.11 | Ruth Mantell

Posted on 09/30/2011 8:10:52 AM PDT by Free Vulcan

The final reading for September showed that sentiment rose to 59.4 from 55.7 in August, which was the lowest level since November 2008. A preliminary reading released earlier this month estimated a sentiment level of 57.8 for September.

With stock volatility and weak employment maintaining downward pressure on sentiment, economists polled by MarketWatch had expected a slight rise to 57.6 in September.

(Excerpt) Read more at marketwatch.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Culture/Society; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: consumer; index; michigan; sentiment

1 posted on 09/30/2011 8:11:01 AM PDT by Free Vulcan
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To: Free Vulcan

Didn’t read the article but could it be that they see the END of the Obama Administration?


2 posted on 09/30/2011 8:14:13 AM PDT by Marty62 (Marty60)
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To: Free Vulcan

Didn’t read the article but could it be that they see the END of the Obama Administration?


3 posted on 09/30/2011 8:15:47 AM PDT by Marty62 (Marty60)
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To: Free Vulcan
Our "government" seems to be releasing a lot of "good news" this month to coincide with the opening of the Kenyan's campaign to get himself reelected. Probably just a coincidence.

sarc/

4 posted on 09/30/2011 8:39:54 AM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (Too much "education" can destroy your brain.)
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To: Marty62

That’s my guess. People are counting on the end of the Obama nightmare. I know I am.


5 posted on 09/30/2011 8:40:48 AM PDT by ilovesarah2012
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To: ilovesarah2012

yep, they see his latest attempt to turn the tide by firing up the class warfare falling flat on it’s face, and he is running out of time.


6 posted on 09/30/2011 9:26:35 AM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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