Consumer Confidence Killed by Government Shutdown

Oct 29, 2013 2:07 PM  By

Consumer Confidence Decreases Sharply In October (via PR Newswire)

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index®, which had declined moderately in September, decreased sharply in October. The Index now stands at 71.2 (1985=100), down from 80.2 in September. The Present Situation…