Beauty

L’Oréal Stock Rises on Nestlé Speculation

clock September 22, 2017Jennifer Weil

Business

Goldman Downgrades Tiffany Citing Slow Turn on High-End Business

clock September 22, 2017Evan Clark

Beauty

Artdeco Group Takes a Second Look at India Beauty Market

clock September 22, 2017Mayu Saini

Consumer Confidence Index

Consumers are upbeat about current conditions.

Financial

Consumer Confidence Up Again in August

Consumers were more upbeat about current conditions, and only slightly up for the short-term outlook.

clock August 29, 2017Vicki M. Young

Consumer confidence is still high.

Business Features

Consumer Confidence Rose in June; Jobs Outlook Mixed

Confidence over current conditions are at a nearly 16-year high.

clock June 27, 2017Vicki M. Young

Consumers were okay with current conditions, but not so sure about the economy six months out.

Financial

Consumer Confidence Dips for Second Straight Month

For the rolling 12 months, the index has slipped for two months from its high of 124.9 in March.

clock May 30, 2017Vicki M. Young

Consumers were more upbeat about the jobs outlook six months out.

Financial

Consumer Confidence Index Rose Sharply in March

Both components of the index saw gains in March.

clock March 28, 2017Vicki M. Young

Short-term jobs outlook concerns hurt consumer confidence in January.

Business Features

Consumers Aren’t Optimistic About the Short-term Jobs Outlook

Short-term jobs front outlook hurt consumer confidence in January.

clock January 31, 2017Vicki M. Young

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Financial

Consumer Confidence Rose Again in December

The gain in December was based on consumer optimism six months out.

clock December 27, 2016Vicki M. Young

Consumer Confidence

Financial

Consumer Confidence Surged as Election Wrapped Up

The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index showed big gains as the election process came to a close.

clock November 29, 2016Evan Clark

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Business Features

Upcoming U.S. Election Impacting Consumer Confidence in October

Survey respondents also were more pessimistic about the labor front.

clock October 25, 2016Vicki M. Young

Macy's plans to open in the evening on Thanksgiving.

Financial

Mixed Emotions, Latest Reading of Consumer Confidence Falls

The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index fell in May, providing counterbalance to other bullish readings of shopper sentiment.

clock May 31, 2016Evan Clark

Spring merchandise is strong, and suppliers are reporting higher reorders.

Retail

Industry Suppliers See Retail Sales Outpacing GDP Growth

Moreover, reorders for spring and summer goods are up, the CBC report noted.

clock March 30, 2016Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Financial

Consumer Confidence Rises Again in January

The consumer sentiment index rose for the second straight month.

clock January 26, 2016Vicki M. Young

Shoppers at King of Prussia Mall in suburban Philadelphia.

Financial

Consumer Confidence Shaken by Job Worries

Consumer confidence dragged down by job worries.

clock November 24, 2015Debra Borchardt

Financial

Survey: Consumer Confidence Bounces Back

Consumer confidence showed a clear improvement for October, according to the University of Michigan’s preliminary consumer sentiment index.

clock October 16, 2015Arthur Zaczkiewicz

The New York Stock Exchange

Financial

Dow Falls for Third Straight Day but Retail Resists

After recouping nearly half of the losses of two consecutive days of severe bloodletting, investors in the U.S. flipped stocks for a quick profit late Tuesday, which left major indices back in the red.

clock August 25, 2015WWD Staff

Retail

Consumer Confidence, Weekly Sales Spring Ahead

Confidence rebounds after fall in February; sequential gain in weekly sales best of year.

clock March 31, 2015Arnold J. Karr

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The Original Nineties Supermodels Close Versace Show as a Tribute to Gianni

clock September 22, 2017Luisa Zargani

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