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Tuesday, June 2, 2020 12:53:21 AM EDT


Consumer Confidence
Briefing.com Updated 26-May-20 10:40AM ET
The Conference Board's Consumer Confidence Index checked in at 86.6 for May (Briefing.com consensus 88.5) versus a downwardly revised 85.7 (from 86.9) for April.

The Present Situation Index declined from 73.0 to 71.1. This index hit 169.3 in February.

The Expectations Index improved from 94.3 to 96.9. In February, this index stood at 108.1.

The key takeaway from the report is that attitudes about the short-term outlook increased some, reflecting some budding optimism about reopening efforts.
 
MAYAPRMARFEBJAN
Conference Board86.685.7118.8132.6130.4
Expectations96.994.386.8108.1101.4
Present Situation71.173.0166.7169.3173.9
Employment ('plentiful' less 'hard to get')-10.4-15.729.532.635.3
1 yr inflation expectations6.2%5.4%4.5%4.5%4.4%