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UF: Floridians’ overall confidence in economy stays on even keel

UF: Floridians’ overall confidence in economy stays on even keel

Published: Feb 25th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Floridians’ confidence in the economy held steady in February at 78, unchanged from the previous month, according to a new University of Florida survey.

UF: Floridians’ confidence in economy bumps up a bit

UF: Floridians’ confidence in economy bumps up a bit

Published: Jan 28th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Consumer confidence among Floridians as measured by an index rose one point in January to 78, according to a new University of Florida survey.

UF: Florida consumer confidence unchanged in December

Published: Dec 24th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Consumer sentiment among Floridians was unchanged in December at 77, the same as the revised November reading, according to a new University of Florida survey.

Retail strategies changing, but Black Friday will remain important, expert says

Published: Nov 22nd, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida retail expert Steve Kirn says Black Friday is likely to remain an institution – even with top retailers planning to open their doors earlier and earlier on Thanksgiving.

Shutdown spurs big drop in Floridians’ confidence in economy

Published: Oct 29th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida’s consumer confidence fell sharply in October to 71, down seven points from September and its lowest level in nearly two years, according to a new University of Florida survey.

Hundreds of employers to participate in Career Showcase

Published: Sep 26th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — More than 330 employers will be looking to recruit University of Florida students and alumni during the 2013 Fall Career Showcase Tuesday and Wednesday in the O’Connell Center.

UF: Florida’s consumer confidence continues downward trend

Published: Sep 24th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida’s consumer confidence declined one point in September to 76, continuing a four-month slide, according to a University of Florida survey.

UF: Floridians’ confidence in economy stays same in August

Published: Aug 27th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida’s consumer confidence level was unchanged in August, matching July’s revised reading of 77, according to a University of Florida survey. July’s level was the first time confidence had declined after four months of increases.

UF: Florida’s consumer confidence drops three points in July

Published: Jul 30th, 2013

Related Graphic GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Consumer confidence among Floridians sank three points in July to 78 from a revised reading of 81, after edging upward for four consecutive months, according […]

Floridians’ confidence in economy builds, UF survey finds

Published: Jun 25th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida’s consumer confidence keeps inching higher, rising one point from May to 82 this month — another post-recession high, according to a University of Florida survey.