Consumers confidence falls amid economic fear

Consumers confidence falls amid economic fear

By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO The Associated Press
Published Aug 28, 2012 09:26AM MDT
New York • Americans are feeling worse about the economy than they have in a long time. Despite an improving U.S. job and housing markets, consumer confidence fell to the lowest level it’s been since November 2011. The results are the latest swing in the index, which has been on a rollercoaster. This year, the index declined in January, rose in February and then posted four months of declines before registering an increase in July. August’s reading indicates that the gains in the job and housing...
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