US consumer sentiment improved in September

By: Trademagazin editor Date: 2018. 10. 02. 11:03

The mood of US consumers has improved significantly in September, according to the regular monthly survey of the Michigan University.

The consumer sentiment index increased to 100.1 points from the 96.2 points of August. Analysts expected a slightly better value: 100.8 points.

Among the sub-indices, the consumer expectations for the next six months increased to 90.5 points from the 87.1 points of August, while the sub-index reflecting the current situation increased from 110.3 points to 115.2 points. (MTI)

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