Consumer Sentiment Comes In Much Better Than Expectations

Headline number: 71.6, that’s a big rise over October’s final 67.7.

Expectations: A slight rise on the preliminary number, to 69.5.

Background: The November preliminary number was 69.3, far below 2010’s high. October’s final consumer sentiment number came in at 67.7, the lowest in 2010.

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