Eye on Uncle Sam (cont...) Glass half empty, half full
The US Consumer Confidence Index, which had bounced back in
May-07, reversed course in Jun-07 and now stands at 103.9 (1985=100). It follows
a small increase in the US Leading Index in May-07 from Apr-07. The Index is
still at the same level as in Jan-07, and it is 0.3% above its May-06 level.