Tim Ellis from Seattle Bubble leads again this week with an update to his consumer confidence viz. DreamGrow attracted the most interactivity, with nearly half of all viewers interacting with their social networking market share visualization.
Consumer Confidence remains dismal
As you can see from the viz below, consumer confidence is still significantly lower than pre-crises levels. A continued record low in consumers perception of current conditions precludes any improvement in the index, despite a small uptick in the perception of future economic prospects.