Consumer confidence hits six-month low

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May 31 (BusinessDesk) – Consumer confidence eased in May to a six-month low but continues to hover around the historical average. The latest ANZ-Roy Morgan survey of consumer confidence fell 4 points.

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WASHINGTON – Consumer confidence tumbled in May to the lowest level in six months on continued worries over jobs and general business conditions, the Conference Board reported yesterday. The consumer confidence index of the New York-based business research organization posted a reading of 61.5, down from 67.6 in April.

Confidence among. fell to a one-year low in January, as higher payroll taxes create a risk that the biggest part of the economy will slow in early 2013. The Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan.

Consumer confidence surged to a record level this month, defying economic headwinds such as the U.S.-China trade war and higher gasoline prices. equity market volatility also seemed to have little.