Economic Statistics for 29 Mar 16
The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index rose 4 points in March to 96.2.
State Street’s Investor Confidence Index rose 8.1 points in March to 114.6.
The Case-Schiller Home Price Index rose 0.8% in January. On a year-over-year basis, the index is up 5.7%.
Redbook reports that last week’s retail sales rose to a lackluster 1.5% on a year-ago basis, from the previous week’s 0.8%.