However, consumer expectations
dimmed while feelings about the current economic situation rose, according to the survey.
Half of the 10 components that make up the index made positive contributions, led by building permits (0.23%) and jobless claims (0.16%), with solid gains in stock prices (0.14%), the leading credit index (0.14%) and average consumer expectations
'We understand the importance of taste and encourage customers who are working on innovative products to talk to us about meeting and exceeding both their own and consumer expectations
,' comments Street.
With increasing pressure from insurtechs coupled with skyrocketing consumer expectations
, response time today must now be measured in minutes, not hours or days.
By contrast, the University of Michigan survey reflected a rise in the Index of Current Economic Conditions to 113.3 from 108.5 while Consumer Expectations
improved to 88.8 from 84.4.
said both consumer and business sentiment turned more upbeat in the first quarter, based on the BSP's Business Expectations Survey and Consumer Expectations
for transparency and trust in the companies from which they purchase have increased by an astronomical 250 percent in the past year, according to Brand Keys' 24th annual "Customer Loyalty Engagement Index."
FamilyTreeDNA maintains that the FBI doesn't have "unfettered access" to their database, but others believe the deal is deeply flawed and is out of line with industry best practices and consumer expectations
Consumers were also more confident with the Indicator driven by improved consumer expectations
regarding their financial conditions, savings and the future economic prospects in Cyprus.
The Consumer Expectations
Survey (CES) for Q1 2018 obtained from the CBN website over the weekend was conducted during the period of March 16 to 27, 2018, covering a sample size of 2,070 households drawn from 207 Enumeration Areas' (EAs) across the country.
Results of the BSP's Consumer Expectations
Survey showed weaker consumer confidence in economic prospects from local consumers in January to March this year, with the overall confidence index (CI) declining to 1.7 percent, from 9.5 percent in the previous quarter.