Skip to comments.US consumer confidence rises to highest level since 2000
Posted on 02/27/2018 8:42:27 PM PST by Olog-hai
American consumers are the most confident theyve been since 2000.
The Conference Board says its consumer confidence index rose to 130.8 in February, highest since November 2000 and up from 124.3 in January.
The business research groups index measures consumers assessment of current conditions and their outlook for the next six months. They feel better about todays economy than they have since March 2001. Their outlook also improved.
Tax cuts passed into law last year are starting to show up in workers paychecks. As people slowly absorb the details of the tax reform package, opinion polls suggest that it is becoming significantly more popular, Stephen Stanley, chief economist at Amherst Pierpont Securities, wrote in a research note.
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This was all set up by Obama, yet Trump is trying to claim the credit.
Oh indeed. Everything’s Obama in 2018.
Except for the bad stuff. That's because of Trump. And Russia.
And the NRA. And “fascists/Nazis”.
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