consumer confidence

Government, Business

Consumer Confidence Drops to Five-Month Low in February

Consumer confidence Americans are experiencing the highest inflation since the early 1980s, which is well outpacing wage growth. (Jin Lee/Bloomberg News)

U.S. consumer confidence fell in February to the lowest since September as expectations for growth and financial prospects softened amid decades-high inflation.

Emma Kinery | Bloomberg News
February 22, 2022
Government, Business, Safety

Consumer Confidence Rises Despite Omicron, Higher Prices

Consumer spending (Nam Y. Huh/Associated Press)

WASHINGTON — U.S. consumer confidence rose in December as Americans shrugged off concerns about rising prices and COVID-19’s highly contagious omicron variant.

Paul Wiseman | Associated Press
December 22, 2021
Government, Business

Consumer Confidence Falls to a Nine-Month Low

Consumer Confidence Falls to a Nine-Month Low A customer shops inside a Shopper's Find location, a former Lord & Taylor store that went bankrupt last year, at the Willowbrook Mall in Wayne, N.J. (Angus Mordant/Bloomberg News)

U.S. consumer confidence decreased to a nine-month low in November as accelerating inflation and a pickup in COVID-19 cases weighed on Americans’ views on the economy.

Reade Pickert | Bloomberg News
November 30, 2021
Government, Business

Consumer Confidence Falls to Six-Month Low on Delta Variant

Shoppers in the SoHo neighborhood of New York Shoppers in the SoHo neighborhood of New York. (Juharat Pinyodoonyachet/Bloomberg News)

U.S. consumer confidence dropped in August to a six-month low, suggesting concerns over the delta variant and elevated prices are weighing on Americans’ views of the economy now and in the coming months.

Olivia Rockeman | Bloomberg News
August 31, 2021
Government, Business

US Consumer Confidence Falls as Job, Income Prospects Ebb

Shoppers wearing protective masks carry bags in Walnut Creek, Calif., in April. (Bloomberg News) Shoppers wearing protective masks carry bags in Walnut Creek, Calif., in April. (Bloomberg News)

U.S. consumer confidence fell slightly in May for the first time this year as Americans were less optimistic about future job and income prospects but at the same time remain upbeat about current conditions.

Payne Lubbers | Bloomberg News
May 25, 2021
Government, Business

US Consumer Confidence Surges to One-Year High on Job Optimism

Shoppers walk inside the Westfield San Francisco Centre shopping mall on March 9. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News) Shoppers walk inside the Westfield San Francisco Centre shopping mall on March 9. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

U.S. consumer confidence rose in March to a one-year high as Americans grew more upbeat about the economy and labor market, a sign that household spending may pick up more broadly in the coming months.

Payne Lubbers | Bloomberg News
March 30, 2021
Government, Business

Consumer Confidence Rose to Three-Month High in February

A shopper enters an H&M store in San Diego, Calif. (Bing Guan/Bloomberg News) A shopper enters an H&M store in San Diego, Calif. (Bing Guan/Bloomberg News)

Consumer confidence rose in February to a three-month high as Americans grew more upbeat about the current labor market and economy’s progress.

Julia Fanzeres | Bloomberg News
February 23, 2021
Government, Business

US Consumer Confidence Falls as Virus Surge Dampens Expectations

A shopper rides an escalator at the Hudson Yards mall in New York. A shopper rides an escalator at the Hudson Yards mall in New York. (Peter Foley/Bloomberg News)

U.S. consumer confidence fell in November to a three-month low as the coronavirus resurgence prompted a slide in Americans’ expectations for the economy and job market.

Jarrell Dillard | Bloomberg News
November 24, 2020
Business

US Consumer Comfort Falls to Seven-Week Low

Shoppers walk through the Queens Center shopping mall in Queens, N.Y., on Sept. 9. Shoppers walk through the Queens Center shopping mall in Queens, N.Y., on Sept. 9. (Peter Foley/Bloomberg News)

A weekly measure of U.S. consumer confidence fell to a seven-week low on significant declines in attitudes toward the economy and buying climate — just about two weeks before the presidential election.

Jarrell Dillard | Bloomberg News
October 22, 2020
Government, Business

Consumer Confidence in US Posts Biggest Gain in 17 Years

Consumer confidence rose dramatically in September. (Michael Nagle/Bloomberg News)

Consumer confidence rebounded in September by the most in more than 17 years as Americans grew more upbeat about the outlook for the economy and job market, though sentiment remained below pre-pandemic levels.

Jarrell Dillard | Bloomberg News
September 29, 2020

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