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Overall Consumer Sentiment in NY Skyrockets to Highest in Over 16 Years

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Overall Consumer Sentiment in NY Skyrockets to Highest in Over 16 Years
Republicans Highest since 2000; Future Sets New Record; Dem’s Overall Sentiment Flat
Car/Truck Buying Plans Highest Since Summer 2015


CEO Confidence Up; Cap Region Hits 10-Year High, Buffalo, Syracuse Rise Sharply, Rochester Unchanged

Friday, January 27, 2017

CEO Confidence Up; Cap Region Hits 10-Year High, Buffalo, Syracuse Rise Sharply, Rochester Unchanged
Across Upstate Expect Increasing Revenues, Profits & Hiring
Business Leaders Say Health Care Costs, Regulation Hurt Bottom Line; Growing Number Now Confident Federal Govt. Will Improve Economy
64% Expect to be in Business in NY in Ten Years; 21% Predict Better Business Climate in Decade to Come, 35% Expect Worsening


Post Trump Win, Republican Economic Confidence Soars, Democrats Deflated

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Post Trump Win, Republican Economic Confidence Soars, Democrats Deflated
Rep’s Highest since 2007; Excited about Future, Up 18; Dem’s Falling; Overall Sentiment Flat
Home Improvement & Electronics Plans Strong Heading into Holidays, Autos Weaken


Consumers’ ‘Willingness to Buy’ Strong Despite Political Rhetoric

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Consumers’ ‘Willingness to Buy’ Strong Despite Political Rhetoric
NY Overall Numbers Edge Closer to National; New Yorkers More Optimistic about Future
Concern about Gas Prices Falls to Fewer than 1 in 3
Buying Plans for Consumer Electronics High Heading into Holiday Season


Despite Political Campaigns, Late Quarter BREXIT Turmoil, U.S., NY Consumer Sentiment Remains Steady

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Despite Political Campaigns, Late Quarter BREXIT Turmoil, U.S., NY Consumer Sentiment Remains Steady & Robust
Sentiment – Future and Current – Little Changed across all Demographic Groups; Current Confidence Edging Upwards Especially Upstate; All Numbers Say, “Consumers will Spend”
All Buying Plans UP AGAIN!; Home Buying & Furniture Point to Brisk Buying; Gasoline Worries up from Recent Low Hits Lower Income Hardest