September 16, 2013

The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index, which tracks consumer cash flow as an indicator of future consumer spending, slightly dipped in August.

August 21, 2013

The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index remained flat in July as improvements in real housing prices and labor markets offset weakness in other areas.

August 16, 2013

Consumer confidence unexpectedly dropped in August from a six-year high as Americans faced rising interest rates, according to the University of Michigan/Thomson Reuters preliminary index of consumer sentiment.

July 19, 2013

U.S. consumers are positioned to spend more in the coming months based on several favorable economic indicators seen in June.

May 16, 2013

The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index (Index) dipped slightly in April, primarily due to an increase in the tax rate, while other economic fundamentals remain steady.

April 15, 2013

The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index ticked down slightly in March, but has remained relatively steady with a reading over 4.0 the past five months.

January 18, 2013

Consumer confidence fell in January to a one-year low, according to the Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan consumer sentiment index released Friday.

November 16, 2012

Deloitte reported that its Consumer Spending Index rose sharply in October, primarily due to the significant increase in new home prices.

November 1, 2012

The ratio of retail hires to applicants has gone up to the highest number since August 2008, rising to 4.8% in October, according to the Kronos Retail Labor Index.

October 15, 2012

Deloitte’s Consumer Spending Index rose in September, aided by a near 11% gain in home prices.

October 5, 2012

Chelmsford, Mass. -- The Kronos Retail Labor Index (RLI) rose to 4.5% in September, the highest reading in four years. (The Index is defined as the ratio of hires to applications within a given month, expressed as a percentage. A level of 3.0% means that for every 100 applications received, three hires occurred.)

May 31, 2012

Kronos Inc. said Thursday that its Retail Labor Index for May, which characterizes the current state of the demand and supply sides of the labor market within the U.S. retail sector, rose to 4.1%.

March 12, 2012

The Conference Board reported that its Employment Trends Index increased 1.38% in February to 107.46, from the revised figure of 105.99 in January.

March 6, 2012

After three consecutive months of improvement, the Consumer Reports Index for March slipped to 46.1, from 49.6 last month.

December 6, 2011

The Conference Board Employment Trends Index increased in November to 103.7, up from the revised figure of 102.42 in October.

March 7, 2011

The Conference Board’s Employment Trends Index, released Monday, increased in February for the fifth consecutive month.

October 14, 2010

The Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan preliminary index of consumer sentiment, released Friday, showed that confidence...

September 13, 2010

The Consumer Reports Index for September, released on Tuesday, suggested that while consumer difficulties may...

August 16, 2010

Deloitte said Tuesday that its Consumer Spending Index experienced a third straight month of decline...

June 28, 2010

The Conference Board said Tuesday that its Consumer Confidence Index dropped almost 10 points to...

May 11, 2010

Consumer spending rose for the second consecutive in April and remains at its highest level...

October 15, 2009

The Reuters/University of Michigan Surveys index of Consumer Sentiment reversed direction and experienced a notable...

January 26, 2009

The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index, which had decreased in December, inched lower in January...

December 7, 2008

The Conference Board Employment Trends Index (ETI) declined further in November....