Consumer Confidence Index

Consumer Confidence Level at Highest in 17 Years

Consumers’ confidence in the U.S. economy has reached its highest level in 17 years, according to the latest Consumer Confidence Index survey measuring consumer attitudes about the economy.

NEW YORK - AUGUST 18: A Target shopping cart (R) stands among other carts in a parking lot outside of Target's new Harlem store August 18, 2010 in New York City. Target Corporation's quarterly earnings rose 14 percent, the company's chief financial officer Douglas Scovanner announced today. (Photo by Chris …