Consumer Confidence

Oil Rises As Consumer Confidence Hits 7-Month High
  The price of oil is rising on news that U.S. consumer confidence is at the highest level since February. Benchmark oil gained 92 cents to $92.85 per barrel Tuesday in New York. The Conference Board’s latest survey shows Americans are more optimistic about the availability of jobs and t…
US Consumer Confidence Falls In March
NEW YORK (AP) — Consumers’ confidence in the U.S. economy dropped in March amid higher gas prices, says a private research group. The decline comes after confidence rose to the highest level in a year during the previous month. The Conference Board said Tuesday that its Consumer Confid…