Aug. Reuters/UofM Consumer Sentiment: 68.9 vs. 70 expected, 69.6 preliminary. Expectations 62.9...

|By:, SA News Editor
Aug. Reuters/UofM Consumer Sentiment: 68.9 vs. 70 expected, 69.6 preliminary. Expectations 62.9 vs. 64.1 prior. "The good news is that consumers have shown some resilience in the face of slowing economic growth and the media's double-dip drumbeat. The bad news is that consumers expect lackluster income and job growth for an extended period of time."