US May consumer confidence 117.9 vs 119.8 expected

US consumer confidence from the Conference Board
– Prior was 120.3
– Present situation 140.7 vs 140.6 prior
– Expectations 102.6 vs 106.7 prior
– Jobs hard-to-get 18.2 vs 19.4 prior
The downtick on expectations was the driver. That mitigates the dip a bit.

US May consumer confidence 117.9 vs 119.8 expected

US consumer confidence from the Conference Board
– Prior was 120.3
– Present situation 140.7 vs 140.6 prior
– Expectations 102.6 vs 106.7 prior
– Jobs hard-to-get 18.2 vs 19.4 prior
The downtick on expectations was the driver. That mitigates the dip a bit.