Consumer Sentiment Rebounds Slightly After Awful March Dive

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Headline: 69.6Expectations: 69.0

Previous: 67.5

A slight beat after last month’s big dive, this number likely continues to be shaped by concerns over rising oil prices.

This is the preliminary number. The final number will be posted later this month.

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