U.S. Consumer Comfort Jumps to Highest Level Since April 2015

  • Two-week advance of 3.5 points is biggest since April 2009
  • Measure of buying climate is strongest in more than a year

American consumers grew more upbeat last week than at any time since April 2015, signaling robust spending will continue amid favorable views of the buying climate and household finances, the weekly Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index showed Thursday.

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