Consumer sentiment remains high in the fourth quarter (4Q) of 2012. Surveyed consumers are slightly less optimistic about future economic conditions in 4Q 2012 than in the prior quarter, according to Chapman University’s California Consumer Sentiment Survey. However, planned spending on big-ticket purchases was at its highest since before the recession.
Chart updated 1/15/2013 Data courtesy of Chapman University
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