Aug. Reuters/UofM Consumer Sentiment: 69.6 preliminary vs. 69.3 expected and 67.8 in July....

|By:, SA News Editor
Aug. Reuters/UofM Consumer Sentiment: 69.6 preliminary vs. 69.3 expected and 67.8 in July. Expectations 64.1 vs. 63.7 expected. "The gain was too small to represent a meaningful improvement," the survey said. "Consumers have increasingly come to expect lackluster income and job growth for an extended period of time."