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News Headlines - Gallup Economic Confidence Index


US Economic Confidence Index at Record High of +16
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Many Americans either gained or regained economic optimism last week, as Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index soared seven points to hit +16. This marks the highest weekly average in Gallup's nine-year trend. The index has ...

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US Economic Confidence Index Still Positive
Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index is the average of two components: how Americans rate current economic conditions and whether they feel the economy is improving or getting worse. The index has a theoretical maximum of +100 if all Americans ...

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Opposing Views

Economic Confidence Strong, but Below Recent High | Gallup
Americans' confidence in the economy remained strong last week -- although it is down from two weeks ago, when Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index hit ...
Americans Confident That Economy Is Thriving, GrowingOpposing Views

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People's Pundit Daily

US Economic Confidence Index Sets (Another) New Record High
People's Pundit Daily
The U.S. Economic Confidence Index by Gallup set a new record high last week, soaring 7 points to +16 as the current conditions component also set a record monthly high. The index–which is the average of two components, how Americans rate current ...

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President Donald Trump's approval rating has hit a new low, says latest Gallup poll
(Source: Gallup.) The Gallup poll, which measures public opinion and attitudes, and has margin of error of ±3 percentage points, also noted the economic confidence index was down 3 points to 7. Consumer spending was up $16, however, at $111. Gallup ...
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Wall Street Daily

Friday Charts: Economic Sentiment Reaches Record High
Wall Street Daily
It's time for our weekly dose of graphics to drive home a point or two. This go-round, I'm taking aim at the pessimists. As you'll see in a moment, they're in short supply, and that could have a profound effect on where the economy and the stock market ...

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If You Care About Your 'Brand,' Focus On Emotional Connections
Huffington Post
For all the political turbulence over the past few months, the economy has been chugging along quite smoothly. Stocks are at all-time highs, consumer spending is increasing, and the job market continues to improve. Gallup's Economic Confidence Index ...

Confidence growing in local economy
Titusville Herald
Becker's sentiments of growing business confidence are reflected in a recent national Gallup poll. According to Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index, February's +16 point mark is “the highest weekly average in Gallup's nine-year trend,” which came ...


Investor Optimism Keeps Improving, Highest Since 2000
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. investor optimism about the nation's investing climate jumped markedly in the first quarter, following steady gains throughout 2016. The Wells Fargo/Gallup Investor and Retirement Optimism Index stands at +126, up from +96 in ...
Investor optimism highest since 2000: Wells Fargo/Gallup Investor and Retirement IndexInvestmentNews
Investor Optimism Climbs to 16-Year High: Wells Fargo/GallupThinkAdvisor
Investors' Optimism Nearing Dot-Com LevelsBarron's
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The Augusta Chronicle

Getting in the mood
The Augusta Chronicle
“Americans are now less likely than at any point since 2007 to name the economy in general (8 percent) as the most important problem facing the nation,” said Gallup's Justin McCarthy. One facet of the index was particularly interesting: In the days ...

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