Usa, indice fiducia consumatori sale a novembre - Conference Board

martedì 27 novembre 2012 16:07
 

27 novembre (Reuters) - The Conference Board's U.S. consumer
confidence index rose in November to 73.7 from an upwardly
revised 73.1 in October, the private business research group
reported on Tuesday.      
    The original figure reported for October was 72.2.       
    Economists polled by Reuters had forecast a reading of 73.0.
for the November index.        
    Below are the highlights of the survey:  
               
COMPOSITE SERIES INDEX NUMBERS (1985=100 Seasonally Adjusted)   
   
                           Nov     Oct   Rev From    Sept      
Overall Index              73.7    73.1     72.2     68.4      
Present Situation          56.6    56.7     56.2     48.7       
Expectations               85.1    84.0     82.9     81.5       
       
PRESENT SITUATION INDEX: PERCENT       
                           Nov     Oct   Rev From   Sept       
Business Conditions       
    Good                   14.4    16.5    16.5     15.3     
    Bad                    31.5    33.0    33.1     33.8       
    Normal                 54.1    50.5    50.4     50.9     
Employment       
    Jobs Plentiful         11.2    10.4    10.3      8.1       
    Jobs not so plentiful  50.0    50.8    50.3     51.2       
    Jobs hard to get       38.8    38.8    39.4     40.7      
       
EXPECTATIONS FOR SIX MONTHS HENCE: PERCENT        
                           Nov     Oct  Rev From    Sept      
Business Conditions        
    Better                 22.2    21.5    21.4     17.9      
    Worse                  14.3    15.0    15.1     14.5       
    Same                   63.5    63.5    63.5     67.6       
Employment        
    More jobs              20.3    19.7    19.2     18.1       
    Fewer jobs             19.7    19.8    20.3     18.7      
    Same                   60.0    60.5    60.5     63.2       
Income       
    Increase               15.9    16.7    16.7     15.9       
    Decrease               15.0    15.1    15.3     14.9      
    Same                   69.1    68.2    68.0     69.2      
       
Inflation Rate (Non-Seasonally Adjusted) Average      
                           Nov    Oct   Rev from   Sept    
                           5.6    5.8     5.9      5.9 
            
    The monthly survey of roughly 5,000 U.S. households is     
conducted by NFO Research Inc. of Greenwich, Connecticut, for   
the Conference Board, a New York-based business and economics   
research group funded by major corporations globally.