Fla.’s consumer confidence up 2 points in Nov. (11/26/2014)
Floridians are feeling pretty good these days and think it’s a great time to buy big-ticket items. The index is at the highest it’s been since March 2007.
U.S. consumer confidence falls in Nov. (11/25/2014)
The index dropped to 88.7, as consumers feel less optimistic about the nation’s short-term outlook, the current job market and business conditions.
Fla.’s consumer confidence down 1 point in Oct. (10/29/2014)
It’s the first decline since May and suggests Floridians see things differently. In yesterday’s national report, American attitudes surged 5 points higher.
U.S. consumer confidence surges 5 points in Oct. (10/28/2014)
The index rose to 94.5. Consumers feel better about the current job market and business conditions, and more optimistic about the country’s short-term outlook.
Fla. consumer confidence reaches post-recession high (10/1/2014)
UF’s monthly study of Floridians’ attitudes uncovered a one-point boost for Sept., in contrast to the latest national survey that declined month-to-month.
Consumer confidence declines in Sept. (9/30/2014)
The Consumer Confidence Index declined today after rising for four months. Researchers say the primary reason is lower optimism about the job market.
UF: Fla.’s consumer confidence unchanged in Aug. (8/27/2014)
Floridians’ economic outlook was unchanged for the third month. At 82, it suggests confidence is greater than during a recession but less than an economic boom.
U.S. consumer confidence hits seven-year high (8/26/2014)
It’s the fourth consecutive month for a boost in attitudes as the Consumer Confidence Index hits 92.4 – not far from its pre-recession historical average of 102.
Consumer confidence rises again in July (7/29/2014)
Confident consumers spend money and buy homes, and at 90.9, the monthly index hit its highest point since Oct. 2007, with “future expectations” rising 6.3 points.
Fla. consumer confidence hits post-recession high (6/25/2014)
UF: Floridians’ overall confidence rose four points to 82 in June after stagnating in the high 70s for more than a year. Both short- and long-term outlooks rose.
Consumer confidence up for second month (6/24/2014)
U.S. consumers are more optimistic about their current finances, and their outlook for the future grew a bit rosier too. The Index now stands at 85.2.
NAHB: Leading Markets Index shows 56 metros at or above normal levels in June (6/10/2014)
NAHB’s Leading Market Index reports 56 metros at or above normal levels in June, a net gain of nine metro areas year-over-year.