Gallup economic confidence slips back down to 2009 levels
The thrill is gone. The optimism that has been accompanying this miniature recovery has dissipated. Via Gallup:
Gallup's Economic Confidence measure worsened to its lowest weekly level of 2011, -26, in the week ending Feb. 20. This essentially matches the -27 of the same week a year ago, giving up improvement seen earlier this year.