Consumer Confidence Falls to 4-Month Low

The Conference Board, New York, said its Consumer Confidence Index fell in November, its second consecutive monthly drop to its lowest level since August.

October Consumer Confidence Stumbles

The Conference Board, New York, reported its Consumer Confidence Index fell in October after back-to-back monthly gains. The Index fell to 102.5, down from 107.8 in September.

April Consumer Confidence Ticks Down

The Conference Board, New York, reported its Consumer Confidence Index decreased slightly in April, following an increase in March.

Initial Claims Hold Near 52-Year Lows; Leading Economic Indicators Improve

Initial claims for unemployment insurance hovered near historic lows last week, the Labor Department reported Thursday. In a separate report, the Conference Board, New York, reported its Leading Economic Index rose in March, the second consecutive monthly improvement.

March Consumer Confidence Improves

The Conference Board, New York, reported its Consumer Confidence Index increased for the first time this year, albeit just slightly.

Consumer Confidence Falls 2nd Straight Month

The Conference Board, New York, said its Consumer Confidence Index fell for the second straight month in February to its lowest level since October, as expectations continued to weaken.