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Rasmussen Consumer Index

41% of Consumers Say U.S. is in a Recession, 41% Disagree

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The Rasmussen Consumer Index, which measures consumer confidence on a daily basis, is up two points on Wednesday to reach 103.5. Consumer confidence is up one point from a week ago, and up seven points from a month ago but is unchanged from three months ago.

The Rasmussen Investor Index is also up two points on Wednesday to 118.1. Investor confidence is up three points from a week ago, up five points from a month ago, but is down two points from three months ago.

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