The Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index rises to -29.4 from -30.2 last week. Notably, the index...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index rises to -29.4 from -30.2 last week. Notably, the index climbed to -20.7 among homeowners, the highest level since January 2008 and 24 points higher than the level among renters. For the first time since November 2007, those earning $75K-$100K have joined those earning more than $100K in reporting a positive index score.