Consumer sentiment rises more than expected in August, but it's still pretty low

Aug. 12, 2022 10:02 AM ETBy: Liz Kiesche, SA News Editor18 Comments

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  • August University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment: 55.1 vs. 52.5 expected and 51.5 prior. The latest reading compares with the all-time low of 50.0 reached in June.
  • Expectations: 54.9 vs. 48.4 expected and 47.3 prior.

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