Consumer Confidence Surveys – As Of February 25, 2022

Advisor Perspectives had a post of February 25, 2022 (“Michigan Consumer Sentiment February Final Remains Low“) that displays the latest Conference Board Consumer Confidence and Thomson/Reuters University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index charts.  They are presented below:

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Conference Board Consumer Confidence

University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment

While I don’t believe that confidence surveys should be overemphasized, I find these readings and trends to be notable, especially in light of a variety of other highly disconcerting measures highlighted throughout this site.


The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 4376.07 as this post is written