Francia, indice fiducia consumatori luglio stabile in linea attese

mercoledì 30 luglio 2014 08:56
 

MILANO, 30 luglio (Reuters) - PARIS, July 30 (Reuters) - French consumer
confidence was unchanged in July from June, in line with expectations, data from
the official INSEE statistics agency showed on Wednesday.
INSEE's monthly consumer confidence index was stable at 86, spot on the average
forecast of a Reuters poll of 14 economists. The highest forecast was 88 and the
lowest was 84. FRCONC=ECI
In a breakdown of the survey, respondents were slightly more optimistic about
their finances but were a little more pessimistic in their overall outlooks and
also a little more concerned about unemployment, INSEE said. 
    
                        Lg-term avg  April   May    June  July
 Overall index    adj   100          85      85     86    86
    
 The index, which is not closely correlated to consumer spending
trends, hit an all-time low in May and June 2013 of 79. The
highest level since the survey was conducted on a monthly basis
was 125 in January 2001.

For more details and a breakdown from INSEE: here.
For a graphic: link.reuters.com/pef35s

(Reporting by Leigh Thomas, editing by Mark John)