Consumer Confidence Index Increases to Five-Year High

May 28, 2013 3:21 PM  By

The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® Increases to Five-Year High (via PR Newswire)

The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index, which had improved in April, increased again in May. The Index now stands at 76.2 (1985=100), up from 69.0 in April. The Present Situation Index increased to 66.7 from 61.0. The Expectations Index improved to 82…