Usa, indice Reuters U.Michigan fiducia consumatori cala a 71,8 in febbraio

venerdì 15 marzo 2013 15:01
 

NEW YORK, March 15 (Reuters) - Thomson Reuters/University of
Michigan Surveys of Consumers' preliminary March consumer 
sentiment index fell to 71.8 from the final February figure of 
77.6, according to the survey released on Friday. 
    Economists in a Reuters survey expected a preliminary March 
sentiment index reading of 78.0.  
    Below is a table of the survey's components:  
   
                        Mar-P   Feb     Jan    Dec    Nov   Oct 
Sentiment               71.8    77.6    73.8   72.9   82.7  82.6
Current conditions      87.5    89.0    85.0   87.0   90.6  88.1
Expectations            61.7    70.2    66.6   63.8   77.7  79.0
1-year inflation         3.3     3.3     3.3    3.2    3.1   3.1
5-year inflation         2.9     3.0     2.9    2.9    2.8   2.7
  
   THE SURVEY: The Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan  
Surveys of Consumers, a monthly series of data on U.S.  
consumer sentiment, are produced by the University of Michigan  
in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Thomson Reuters has exclusive rights  
to distribute the data for six months after the release.