Americas

The FINANCIAL -- Though still historically high, Americans' confidence in the economy fell to a six-month low in May, largely dragged down by Democrats' worsening economic attitudes. Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index averaged a score of +3 in May, down slightly from April (+5) but eight points below January's record monthly high ...

The FINANCIAL -- Republicans' and Democrats' confidence in the economy changed greatly immediately after Donald Trump's election and inauguration. However, Republicans' confidence has changed little ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' confidence in the economy remains slightly positive, with Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index registering +3 for the week ending May 28. The index has ranged from +2 ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' spending levels continued to be relatively healthy in May. Their daily self-reports of spending averaged $104, similar to the $107 average in April. The latest figure ...