Rasmussen Consumer Index
28% Say Personal Finances are Getting Better
Friday, March 07, 2014
The Rasmussen Consumer Index, which measures consumer confidence on a daily basis, climbed a point on Friday to 97.9. Consumer confidence is still down three points from a week ago and one point from a month ago, but is up four points from three months ago.
The Rasmussen Investor Index also gained a point on Friday to reach 112.6. Investor confidence is down three points from a week ago, but is up two points from a month ago and three months ago.
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The Rasmussen Consumer Index and Investor Indexes are derived from nightly telephone surveys of 1,500 adults and reported on a three-day rolling average basis. The baseline for the Index was established at 100.0 in October 2001. Readings above 100.0 indicate that confidence is higher than in the baseline month. Detailed supplemental information is available for Platinum Members.
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