US consumer confidence index dips in latest week-ABC

NEW YORK, Oct 19 (BestGrowthStock) – ABC News reported on Tuesday that its weekly
index of U.S. consumer confidence fell one point in the latest week and remains
deeply in negative territory.

The ABC Consumer Comfort Index fell to -46 for the week that ended Oct. 17,
down a notch from -45 in the previous week.

The index hit an all-time low of -54 in the week to Dec. 1, 2008, and again
in the week to Jan. 25, 2009. The index has not been in positive territory
since March 2007.

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NATIONAL PERSONAL BUYING
W/E CCI ECONOMY FINANCES CLIMATE
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10/17 -46 8 45 26
10/10 -45 9 45 28
10/3 -47 9 44 26
9/26 -45 11 45 27
9/19 -46 11 45 25
9/12 -43 11 46 28
9/7 -43 11 47 28
8/29 -45 11 45 27
8/22 -44 11 46 27
8/15 -45 10 46 26
8/8 -47 10 45 25
8/1 -50 8 43 24
7/25 -48 10 43 25
7/18 -45 11 45 26
7/11 -44 11 45 28
7/3 -42 12 47 28
6/27 -41 12 47 29
6/20 -43 10 48 28
6/13 -45 10 46 26
6/6 -43 12 47 26
5/30 -44 10 48 26
5/23 -45 11 47 25
5/16 -44 12 47 25
5/9 -47 10 45 24
5/2 -47 9 45 25

The ABC News consumer confidence survey was based on a sample of about
1,000 interviews conducted in the four weeks ending Oct. 17 and has a margin of
error of plus or minus 3 percentage points.

US consumer confidence index dips in latest week-ABC