US July 2018 Michigan consumer indices on 27.07.2018
- prior 97.1
- Current conditions 114.4 vs 114 exp, prior 113.9
- Consumer expectations 87.3vs 86.5 exp, prior 86.4
- 1 yr inflation expectations 2.9 % vs 2.9% prior
- 5 yr inflation expectations 2.4% vs 2.4% prior
These data, a beat again … , together with trade balances in all countries will gain in importance from this July on as a barometer for how consumers expect to and will get impacted by tariffs around the globe.