Consumer Confidence in the Economy reaches Second-Highest Level since 2008

The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index has improved since May. The index stands at 83.0, which is up from 81.7 in April. This continued boost in U.S. consumer confidence is at the second-highest level since 2008. According to Bloomberg, Joe LaVorgna, chief U.S. economist at Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. in New York stated that “Rising