Slight improvement in current perceptions offset by slight decline in outlook
by Lydia Saad
PRINCETON, NJ — The Gallup Economic Confidence Index held at -16 last week, the highest the index has reached in the four-plus years of Gallup Daily tracking in the United States. This is slightly improved over the -18 readings in the first half of May, and up significantly from -27 at the start of the year.
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