RBC CASH Index: Consumer Confidence Dips To Six-Month Low
Washington, DC - Americans' economic enthusiasm continued to erode, hitting a six-month low heading into the second quarter, according to the most recent results of the RBC CASH (Consumer Attitudes and Spending by Household) Index. The survey, which measured the attitudes of 1,000 Americans earlier this week, found that overall consumer sentiment decreased by nearly seven points in April, driven by declines in all facets of consumer attitudes. As a result, the RBC CASH Index, released today by RBC, stands at 85.4, compared to 92.3 in March.
All RBC CASH Index reports, with Topline Results, can be viewed at: www.rbc.com/newsroom/rbc-cash-releases.html
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