Consumer Confidence Craters
11:04 AM, Dec 27, 2012 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN
The good news, if there is any, is that first time claims declined. The number, however, may be something of a guess since “Claims in 19 states and territories were estimated because government office closures on Dec. 24 prevented a complete count, a Labor Department spokesman said as the figures were released.”
So many numbers, so little clarity.